Chemistry Eyewitness Book
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Chemistry Eyewitness Book

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04-2310A
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Discover the amazing effect that chemistry has on every part of our lives, from the traditions of ancient alchemy to the modern technology of today. Chemical processes have always been part of life. They enable our bodies to function and are the basis of countless substances and processes we take for granted. This intriguing book explores the worlds natural chemistry how we understand and exploit it. From the first use of fire, people have practiced chemistry to produce food and drink, tan leather, make dyes for clothes and cosmetics, work metals, and produce glass and pottery. Today, chemicals help to purify our water, improve agriculture, and manufacture drugs, synthetic fabrics, and plastics. Our growing knowledge of the Earths elements, the properties of atoms and DNA, and how substances interact has resulted in many new technologies, products, and scientific advances

The most trusted nonfiction series on the market, Eyewitness Books provide an in-depth, comprehensive look at their subjects with a unique integration of words and pictures. Part of a huge multi-volume encyclopedia, children at different reading levels can use to access information on science, the arts, history, sports, and much more. Each volume has detailed annotations and lavish illustrations.
Series:  Eyewitness: Physics & Technology
ISBN:  9780756613853
Grade Level:  2-12
Age Range:  8-Up
Format:  Hardcover
Page Count:  72
Publish Year:  2005
Publisher/Imprint:  D.K.Publishing Children's Books
Book Dimensions:  11" H x 8-1/2" W
Shipping Method:  Ground

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