Technical Book Review Index Volume 5
This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1921 edition. Excerpt: ...by F. Clarke. 281 p. 1920. Blackwell, 15s. net. Nature, March 31, 1921, p.136. % col. "Intended to help teachers and pupils in South Africa to get to know some of the common animals of every grade. It is clearly written...There are...various statements requiring reconsideration, we think...but these are small matters." Skinner, Walter R. Scc Mining manual and mining year book. Sleeper, M. B. Wireless design and practice. Frowde, 7s. 6d. net. Aeronautics, June 2, 192_1, p.398. 8l. Sloane, T. O'Conor. Standard electrical dictionary. New edition. 768 p. Henley. Electrical zcorld, May 14, 1921, p.1119. /4 col. "The total number of words and terms defined in the book is about 4,000. A la1ge amount of work must have been expended in their accumulation." Slosson, Edwin E. Creative chemistry. 308p. 1920. Century, $2.50. American journal of public health, May 19z1, p.461. V col. "Relates in a remarkably interesting style the romance of industrial chemistry... Dr. Frank Crane says...'The book is tremendous. It is an epoch. It is knowledge made beautiful, facts transformed to fairies.' " A. W. H. Chemical trade journal and chemical engineer, April 9, 1921, p.489. 6l. "One of those very helpful and deservedly popular magazine-type books which may be fairly considered to form the publicity side of chemical achievement." General science quarterly, March 1921, p.185. % p. "Gives a popular account of recent chemical industrial achievements. The book is intensely interesting to one without chemical knowledge and will find a welcome as collateral reading by high school chemistry stuClents." Journal of the American Pharmaceutical Association, April 1921, p.317. % col. "A book on...
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