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Published by Verlag Helvetica Chimica Acta, Wiley-VCH in Basel, New York .
Written in English


  • Chemistry on postage stamps.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

StatementEdgar Heilbronner, Foil A. Miller.
ContributionsMiller, Foil A.
LC ClassificationsHE6183.C413 H45 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 268 p. :
Number of Pages268
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3326335M
ISBN 103906390179
LC Control Number2004300132

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