Appropriate for undergraduate and graduate-level courses, this volume traces the development of a chemical language. Five self-contained sections define historical problems, covering language of alchemy, early chemical terminology, systematic nomenclature, chemical symbolism, and language of organic chemistry. "The authoritative text in its field." — Isis. 1962 edition.
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Book Description Heinemann Educational Publishers, 1962. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0435542001