The Cartoon Guide to Chemistry

By Larry Gonick

If you've ever suspected that "heavy water" is the identify of an illicit crimson Floyd album, believed that floor rigidity is an anxiousness illness, or imagined noble fuel is the results of a heavy meal at Buckingham Palace, you then desire The sketch consultant to Chemistry to set you at the street to chemical literacy.

You need not be a scientist to know those and plenty of different advanced rules, simply because The comic strip consultant to Chemistry explains all of them: the historical past and fundamentals of chemistry, atomic concept, combustion, solubility, response stoichiometry, the mole, entropy, and masses more—all defined in easy, transparent, and convinced, humorous illustrations. Chemistry is absolutely not the same!

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