By Isaac Asimov
From using metals by way of prehistoric guy to the alchemical experiments of medieval and renaissance guy to the advanced chemical talents of up to date guy, Asimov lines the improvement of this development block of our technological international.
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A Short History of Chemistry by Isaac Asimov