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Enough for One Lifetime: Wallace Carothers, Inventor of Nylon
The first full biography of the man whom Roger Adams called the greatest chemist in America. Carothers took an infant science called polymer chemistry, defined it, and guided it toward its present maturity. Hermes tells the story of Carothers's sudden dramatic research successes—the discoveries that led to neoprene and nylon—and his relentless slide into depression, alcohol, and suicide, through revealing letters to his professional colleagues, family, and college classmates.
Fritz Haber: Chemist, Nobel Laureate, German, Jew
Corporate History and the Chemical Industries: A Resource Guide
Sun and Earth and the “Green Economy”: A Case Study in Small-Business Innovation: Studies in Materials Innovation
Master Mind: The Rise and Fall of Fritz Haber, the Nobel Laureate Who Launched the Age of Chemical Warfare
Chymists and Chymistry Studies in the History of Alchemy and Early Modern Chemistry
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