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Molecules

Author: P W Atkins
Publisher: New York : Scientific American Library, 1987.
Series: Scientific American Library series, no. 21.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Portrays the structures of the substances that make up our everyday world.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: P W Atkins
ISBN: 0716750198 9780716750192
OCLC Number: 16466229
Description: viii, 197 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
1. Simple Substances : Air --
Water and Ammonia --
Smog, Pollution, and Acid Rain --
2. Fuels, Fats, and Soaps : Natural Gas and LPG --
Gasoline and Coal --
Alcohol and Vinegar --
- Butter and Margarine --
Soaps and Detergents --
3. Synthetic and Natural Polymers : Polymers and Plastics --
Rubber --
Polyesters and Acrylics --
Nylon --
Hair, Wool, and Silk --
Sugar, Starch, and Cellulose --4. Taste, Smell and Pain : Sweetness --
Sourness and Bitterness --
Hot, Spicy, and Cool --
Meatiness and Barbecues --
Fuits and Foods --
Flowers and Essential Oils --
Animal Smells --
5. Sight and Color : Vison --
Leaves, Carrots, and Flamingos --
Flowers, Fruit and Wine --
Browns, Bruises, and Tans --
6. The Light and The Dark : Pain Killers and Tranquilizers --
Stimulants --
Nasty Compounds --
Sex --
Glossary --
Further Reading --
Sources of the Illustrations.
Series Title: Scientific American Library series, no. 21.
Responsibility: P.W. Atkins.
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Portrays the structures of the substances that make up our everyday world.

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