Category Archives: chemistry

The Price Of Truth: The Story of Rare-Earth Elements – Trifonov

In this post, we will see the book The Price Of Truth: The Story of Rare-Earth Elements by D. N. Trifonov. About the book This book is about a fascinating family of chemical elements. Popular science writers generally tend to … Continue reading

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Chemistry – Definitions Notions Terminology – Busev, Efimov

In this post, we will see the book Chemistry – Definitions Notions Terminology by A. I. Busev; I. P. Efimov. About the book An excellent up-to-date guide to the terminology of chemistry and the allied sciences written in the simplest … Continue reading

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The Rare Earth Elements – Trifonov

In this post, we will see the book The Rare Earth Elements by D. N. Trifonov. About the book Certain elements and their compounds, previously considered rare and of no practical interest, are being introduced on a large scale in … Continue reading

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General Chemistry – Glinka

In this post, we will see the book General Chemistry by N. Glinka. About the book This is a translation of textbook “General Chemistry” for students in non-chemical colleges of the USSR. It may be used as a supplementary reading … Continue reading

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A Course Of Mineralogy – Betekhtin

In this post, we will see the book A Course Of Mineralogy by A. Betekhtin. About the book Mineralogy is one of the geological sciences concerned with the study of the earth’s crust. The term literally means the science of … Continue reading

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Textbook Of General Chemistry – Nekrasov

In this post, we will see the book Textbook Of General Chemistry by B. Nekrasov. About the book This book is a text-book of general chemistry for college students specialising in chemistry. It will also be useful as an aid … Continue reading

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Quantitative Analysis – Alexeyev

In this post, we will see the book Quantitive Analysis by V. N. Alexeyev. About the book The present book is sequel to the author’s Qualitative Analysis and Course of Qualitative Chemical Semimicroanalysis. Therefore it does not deal with many … Continue reading

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Low Temperature Properties Of Polymers – Perepechko

In this post, we will see the book Low Temperature Properties Of Polymers by I. Perepechko. About the book The purpose of this book is to systematize the available material and to delineate the principal trends in the investigation of those … Continue reading

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Theoretical Electrochemistry – Antropov

In this post, we will see the book Theoretical Electrochemistry by L. I. Antropov. About the book (from the Preface) In selecting the material and the order of presentation for this work I have been guided by the definition of … Continue reading

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Origin and Chemical Evolution of the Earth (Science for Everyone) – Voitkevich

In this post, we will see the book Origin and Chemical Evolution of the Earth by G.V. Voitkevich.  Earlier, we had seen Origin and Development of Life on Earth by the same author, which can be seen as a companion … Continue reading

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