AMBIX. The Journal of the Society for the History of Alchemy and Chemistry. Vol. XLIII, No. 1, March 1996. Dr. Gerrylynn K. ROBERTS.

AMBIX. The Journal of the Society for the History of Alchemy and Chemistry. Vol. XLIII, No. 1, March 1996.

Cambridge: W. Heffer & Sons LTD., 1996. First Edition. Softcover. Small quarto journal. Original printed wrappers. 64 pp. Ambix is the beautifully-produced journal of the Society for the History of Alchemy and Chemistry (SHAC). "Founded in 1937, SHAC has consistently maintained the highest standards of scholarship in all aspects of the history of alchemy and chemistry from early times to the present." Articles: Constructing Symbolic Spaces: Chemical Molecules in the Académie des Sciences. By Mi Gyung Kim; Colloids and Quantification: The Ultracentrifuge and its Transformation of Colloid Chemistry. By Andrew Ede; Chemical Librarianship: A Kind of 'Women's Work' in America. By Margaret Rossiter; Essay Review: A Social History of Truth. Civility and Science in Seventeenth-Century England. By Stephen Shapin. Chicago. University of Chicago Press,1994. Rev. by P. Laszlo; Reviews of Books: Protein and Energy. A Study of Changing Ideas in Nutrition. By Kenneth J. Carpenter. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1994. Rev. by H. Kamminga; Berthold Schwarz. Chemie und Waffentechnik im 15.Jahrhundert. By Gerald W. Kramer. Munich. Deutsches Museum, 1995. Rev. by R.W. Soukup; Changing Tools. Case Studies in the History of Scientific Methodology. By Márta Fehér. Budapest. Akadémiai Kiadó, 1995. Rev. by D.M. Knight; Access to Western Esotericism. By Antoine Faivre. Albany, N.Y. State University of New York Press, 1994. Rev. by N. Goodrick-Clarke. Fine Condition. Item #34401

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