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The Resource Characters in chemistry : a celebration of the humanity of chemistry, Gary D. Patterson, editor, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Seth C. Rasmussen, editor, North Dakota State University, Fargo, North Dakota ; sponsored by the ACS Division of History of Chemistry

Characters in chemistry : a celebration of the humanity of chemistry, Gary D. Patterson, editor, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Seth C. Rasmussen, editor, North Dakota State University, Fargo, North Dakota ; sponsored by the ACS Division of History of Chemistry

Label
Characters in chemistry : a celebration of the humanity of chemistry
Title
Characters in chemistry
Title remainder
a celebration of the humanity of chemistry
Statement of responsibility
Gary D. Patterson, editor, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Seth C. Rasmussen, editor, North Dakota State University, Fargo, North Dakota ; sponsored by the ACS Division of History of Chemistry
Contributor
Editor
Sponsoring body
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
540.92/2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QD21
LC item number
.C45 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Patterson, Gary D.
  • Rasmussen, Seth C.
  • American Chemical Society
Series statement
ACS symposium series
Series volume
1136
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chemists
  • Chemistry
  • Chemistry
  • Chemists
  • Chemie
  • Chemiker
  • Historische Persönlichkeit
Label
Characters in chemistry : a celebration of the humanity of chemistry, Gary D. Patterson, editor, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Seth C. Rasmussen, editor, North Dakota State University, Fargo, North Dakota ; sponsored by the ACS Division of History of Chemistry
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction : the humanity of chemistry -- "Robert Bnsen's sweet tooth Bunseniana in the Oesper collections" -- Who was the real Joseph Black? -- The quaker rustic as natural philosopher : John Dalton and his social context -- The chemistry of Lucrezia Borgia, et al -- Sir William Crookes (1832-1919) -- It's a gas! Sir Humphry Davy and his pneumatic investigations -- Historical chemists in fiction -- Yegor Yegorovich Vagner (1849-1903) a "wondrously sharpwitted" chemist -- Martian chemists and characters -- George Rosenkranz : a full-range "chemical character" -- Paul John Flory : physical chemist and humanitari
Control code
846846888
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 230 pages
Isbn
9780841228009
Lccn
2013020055
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)846846888
Label
Characters in chemistry : a celebration of the humanity of chemistry, Gary D. Patterson, editor, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Seth C. Rasmussen, editor, North Dakota State University, Fargo, North Dakota ; sponsored by the ACS Division of History of Chemistry
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction : the humanity of chemistry -- "Robert Bnsen's sweet tooth Bunseniana in the Oesper collections" -- Who was the real Joseph Black? -- The quaker rustic as natural philosopher : John Dalton and his social context -- The chemistry of Lucrezia Borgia, et al -- Sir William Crookes (1832-1919) -- It's a gas! Sir Humphry Davy and his pneumatic investigations -- Historical chemists in fiction -- Yegor Yegorovich Vagner (1849-1903) a "wondrously sharpwitted" chemist -- Martian chemists and characters -- George Rosenkranz : a full-range "chemical character" -- Paul John Flory : physical chemist and humanitari
Control code
846846888
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 230 pages
Isbn
9780841228009
Lccn
2013020055
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)846846888

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