December 3, 1910

History of Chemistry.

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By Edward Thorpe, F.R.S., Author of "Essays in Historical Chemistry," etc. Two Volumes. Vol. II. from 1850 to 1910. Cloth. Price, 75 cents. Pp. 202, with 180 illustrations. New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1910.

JAMA. 1910;55(23):2002. doi:10.1001/jama.1910.04330230060036

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This is a continuation of Volume I of this work and discusses the more important discoveries in chemistry and the evolution of that science during the last half century. Considerable space is devoted to the most recent advances, especially in theoretical chemistry. The book contains several portraits of the more noted chemists of this period.

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