A Dirty Distant War

A Dirty Distant War

Book - 1987
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Noted for his discoveries in the field of heterocyclic chemistry, Rolf Huisgen "invented" numerous reactions, including the 2 + 3 dipolar cycloaddition. In this book, he tells of rebuilding the famous Munich laboratory from rubble after its destruction due to the bombings of Munich in WorldWar II. Huisgen's philosophies of life and science are discussed in detail in various essays, ranging from such topics as women in science to tradition in academia. Many photographs depict both the professional as well as the personal side of this renowned scientist.
Publisher: New York, N.Y., U.S.A. : Viking, 1987
ISBN: 9780670803347
Branch Call Number: PS3564.A85 D57 1987
PS3564.A85 D57 1987
Characteristics: 484 p. : ill. ; 24 cm


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