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BULLETIN FOR THE HISTORY OF CHEMISTRY

Volume 37, Number 1, 2012

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TITLE Author Page
Number
ALCHEMY AT THE SERVICE OF MINING TECHNOLOGY IN
SEVENTEENTH-CENTURY EUROPE, ACCORDING TO THE
WORKS OF MARTINE DE BERTEREAU AND JEAN DU CHASTELET
Ignacio Miguel Pascual Valderrama and Joaquín Pérez-Pariente
Instituto de Catálisis y Petroleoquímica
1
CONTRASTING MENTORS FOR ENGLISH-SPEAKING CHEMISTRY
STUDENTS IN GERMANY IN THE NINETEENTH CENTURY:
LIEBIG, WÖHLER, AND BUNSEN
Paul R. Jones
University of Michigan
14
PAN-SLAVISM AND THE PERIODIC SYSTEM OF THE ELEMENTS Nenad Raos
Institute for Medical Research and Occupational Health
Zagreb, Croatia
24
LEOPOLD PFAUNDLER AND THE ORIGINS OF THE KINETIC
THEORY OF CHEMICAL REACTIONS
William B. Jensen and Julia Kuhlmann
University of Cincinnati
29
LARS VEGARD, ATOMIC STRUCTURE, AND THE PERIODIC SYSTEM Helge Kragh
Aarhus University, Denmark
42
     
BOOK REVIEWS    
Michael Polanyi and His Generation: Origins of the
Social Construction of Science
Mary Jo Nye; 2011 50
Prospero's America. John Winthrop, Jr., Alchemy and
the Creation of New England Culture, 1606-1676
Walter W. Woodward; 2010 52
The Chemical History of a Candle, Sesquicentenary Edition Michael Faraday; Frank A. J. L. James, Ed.2011 54
European Women in Chemistry Jan Apotheker and Livia Simon Sarkadi, Eds.; 2011 55
Radioactivity: A History of a Mysterious Science Marjorie C. Malley; 2011 56
The Case of the Poisonous Socks: Tales from Chemistry William H. Brock; 2011 58