By Albert Stwertka

ISBN-10: 0195080831

ISBN-13: 9780195080834

ISBN-10: 0195127080

ISBN-13: 9780195127089

Offers the elemental recommendations of chemistry and explains advanced theories prior to providing a separate article on all of the development blocks that make up the universe.

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