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The cartoon guide to chemistry

Author: Larry Gonick; Craig Criddle
Publisher: New York : HarperResource, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Uses cartoons to discuss chemistry, covering the history of the field and examining such topics as acids, solutions, biochemistry, thermodynamics, logarithms, and physical and organic chemistry.
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Genre/Form: Graphic novels
Young adult nonfiction
Humoristische Darstellung
Cartoon
Popular Work
Nonfiction comics
Caricatures and cartoons
Humor
Popular works
Cartoons
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Larry Gonick; Craig Criddle
ISBN: 0060936770 9780060936778 1435242696 9781435242692
OCLC Number: 53001054
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 249 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Hidden ingredients --
Matter becomes electric --
Togetherness --
Chemical reactions --
Heat of reaction --
Matter in a state --
Solutions --
Reaction rate and equilibrium --
Acid basics --
Chemical thermodynamics --
Electrochemistry --
Organic chemistry --
Using logarithms.
Responsibility: Larry Gonick & Craig Criddle.
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A leading scientist and an award-winning cartoonist team up to provide a complete, up-to-date course in college-level chemistry, covering the history of the scientific field, as well as such topics  Read more...

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The cartoon guide to chemistry by Larry Gonick, & Craig Criddle

by wppalmer (WorldCat user published 2014-05-02) Excellent Permalink

CITATION: Gonick, L. & Criddle, C. (2005). The cartoon guide to chemistry. New York: HarperCollins.

Reviewer: Dr W. P. Palmer

Can students learn chemistry through cartoons? The answer may well be ‘only with extreme difficulty’. Nonetheless, this cartoon guide...
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