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pizza1512

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Chemistry Books
« on: June 17, 2006, 03:13:58 PM »
I am getting really, really bored at school as we haven't learnt anything in the last 1.5 months.

Could anyone out there suggests a list of chemistry books that I could start reading that are fascinating and at the same time relevant to education in school?

Thx

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Re: Chemistry Books
« Reply #1 on: June 17, 2006, 04:09:30 PM »
What level are you?
"Say you're in a [chemical] plant and there's a snake on the floor. What are you going to do? Call a consultant? Get a meeting together to talk about which color is the snake? Employees should do one thing: walk over there and you step on the friggin� snake." - Jean-Pierre Garnier, CEO of Glaxosmithkline, June 2006

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Re: Chemistry Books
« Reply #2 on: June 17, 2006, 07:45:39 PM »
Well I find the stuff in Organic Chemistry by Clayden, Greeves, Warren and Wothers really fascinating and it'll get you really into chemistry, but it won't be that relevant to GCSE chemistry (assuming you're from Bristol, UK), but it may help with AS and A-Level chem. I found the CGP revision books good for GCSE. Try Amazon for books relevant to your syllabus, and look for good reviews.

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Re: Chemistry Books
« Reply #3 on: October 18, 2007, 10:51:17 PM »
what about your level ? and what are you majoring?



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