Date: Mon, 9 Nov 2009 11:25:58 -0800
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Subject: Re: Any Good Chem History Books?
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I don't think that I've seen this one suggested. I use it to provide some organic chemistry for my HS General Chemistry students.
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Napoleon's Buttons:  17 molecules that changed history, by Penny Le Couteur a nd Jay Burreson
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Charlie Baker
Quilcene High School

From: DCHAS-L Discussion List [mailto:DCHAS-L**At_Symbol_Here**] On Be half Of Barbara Gore
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Subject: [DCHAS-L] Any Good Chem History Books?

I'm a community college chemistry instructor and I don't know any hist ory of chemistry.  I'm trying to remedy that.
Does anyone know of good, interesting chemistry history books or references?  Also, any good resources for history of chemists tha t might be interesting and/or have interesting anecdotes?
Barb Gore
Barbara Gore
Assistant Professor of Chemistry
Waubonsee Community College
Waubonsee Drive at  Rt. 47
Sugar Grove, IL 60554-9454
Phone:  (630) 466-2454
FAX:  (630) 466-2441

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