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Robert Boyle : founder of modern chemistry

Author: Harry Sootin; Gustav Schrotter
Publisher: New York : F. Watts, ©1962.
Series: Immortals of science.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A biography of the great English chemist "often regarded as the 'founder of modern chemistry' because he was a firm believer in the experiment rather than theory ... Boyle's best-known achievement is the Law that bears his name today--'Boyles's Law, ' which states that relation between the pressure and volume of gases." Publisher's note.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Juvenile works
Biography Juvenile literature
Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Sootin, Harry.
Robert Boyle, founder of modern chemistry.
New York, F. Watts [1962]
(OCoLC)612669791
Named Person: Robert Boyle; Robert Boyle
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Harry Sootin; Gustav Schrotter
ISBN: 9999538452 9789999538459
OCLC Number: 1375179
Notes: Includes index.
Description: vi, 133 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Series Title: Immortals of science.
Responsibility: Harry Sootin ; pictures by Gustav Schrotter.

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A biography of the great English chemist "often regarded as the 'founder of modern chemistry' because he was a firm believer in the experiment rather than theory ... Boyle's best-known achievement is the Law that bears his name today--'Boyles's Law, ' which states that relation between the pressure and volume of gases." Publisher's note.

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