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Chemical Century : Molecular Manipulation and Its Impact on the 20th Century (Hardcover) (Richard J.
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This fascinating new volume provides a comprehensive yet concise overview of the chemical aspects of some of the major innovations and changes that occurred during the twentieth century, relating chemical structures and properties to real-life applications. The author covers the important and consequential developments in chemistry and explains their everyday, real-life applications. The section Molecular Biology and Its Applications includes examples of the application of biotechnology and genetic engineering.