Chasing the Molecule
Discovering the Building Blocks of Life New edition
By (author) John Buckingham
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Chasing the Molecule by John Buckingham
Book DescriptionBy the mid-nineteenth century, chemists had established that many natural products were made of just three elements - carbon, oxygen and hydrogen. How could this be true? How could such extraordinarily complicated substances, even man himself, be made of nothing but charcoal and air? The molecules were the fundamental substances of organic chemistry, the building blocks not only of the DNA unravelled a century later, but of the mass of natural products and synthetic substances that were to dominate the modern world.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780750933469
(198mm x 127mm x 10mm)
Imprint: Sutton Publishing Ltd
Publisher: The History Press Ltd
Publish Date: 24-Mar-2005
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
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Dictionary Organic Compounds, Hardback (September 1997)
This second supplement to the edition of the "Dictionary of Organic Compounds", published in 1995, extends the literature coverage of the dictionary to mid-1996. It includes over 2500 entries, some of which are major updates to entries which appeared in volumes 1-9.
Dictionary of Natural Products, Hardback (September 1994)» View all books by John Buckingham
This first supplement to the "Dictionary of Natural Products" main work (Volume 8 of DNP) contains the structures, bibliographies and physical properties of 3,000 compounds, grouped within approximately 2,000 entries, and updating the coverage to mid-1993.
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Author Biography - John Buckingham
John Buckingham has a PHD in Chemistry and is editor of Chapman and Hall's a chemistry list on a part-time basis. A former lecturer in organic chemistry at London University (Westfield), he was the founding editor (and now consultant editor) for the only comprehensive database devoted to natural products.
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