To see the obvious

by Arthur J. Birch

Publisher: American Chemical Society in Washington, DC

Written in English
Published: Pages: 269 Downloads: 334
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  • Birch, Arthur J. 1915-,
  • Chemists -- Australia -- Biography.,
  • Chemistry, Organic -- Australia -- History -- 20th century.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 249-256) and index.

StatementArthur J. Birch.
SeriesProfiles, pathways, and dreams,
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQD22.B545 A3 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationxxviii, 269 p. :
Number of Pages269
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL786355M
ISBN 100841218404
LC Control Number95018601

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