Holleman-Wiberg's Inorganic Chemistry

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Overview

Inorganic Chemistry easily surpasses its competitors in sheer volume and depth of information. Readers are presented with summaries that ease exam preparation, an extensive index, numerous references for further study, six invaluable appendixes, and over 150 tables that provide important data on elements at a quick glance.

Now in its 101st printing, Inorganic Chemistry provides an authoritative and comprehensive reference for graduate students, as well as chemists and scientists in fields related to chemistry such as physics, biology, geology, pharmacy, and medicine.

Translated for the first time into English, Holleman and Wiberg's book is a bestseller in Germany, where every chemist knows and values it. Prior to this translation, there was no equivalent to Holleman and Wiberg's book in English.

Audience: Inorganic chemistry graduate students and professors and researchers in industry.

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Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher
PRAISE FOR THE GERMAN EDITION:
"...It can be said without doubt that Wiberg has succeeded again in the 101st printing. The new Holleman-Wiberg Inorganic Chemistry can be highly recommended to all students of chemistry..., as well as professionals."
--CHEMISCHE TECHNIK (CHEMICAL TECHNOLOGY)
"This edition not only delivers the most comprehensive and extensive Holleman-Wiberg, but it is also the single most comprehensive inorganic chemistry textbook on the market."
--PRAXIS D.NATURWISSENSCHAFT (PRACTICAL NATURAL SCIENCES)
From The Critics
This comprehensive, detailed text has been a standard in the German-speaking world for more than 100 printings and is here made available in English for the first time since its initial publication in 1900; the translation is from the 34th (1995) edition. Covering all aspects of the subject, this hefty reference is aimed at both beginners and sophisticated readers and uses two sizes of type to distinguish basic from advanced information. After basic principles, the book covers the preparation, structure, and reactivity of inorganic compounds, with supporting material reviewing molecular, metal complex, solid state, nuclear, technical, metallo-organic, and bioinorganic chemistry. Founding editor Holleman (1859-1953) was affiliated with the U. of Groningen, Netherlands; Egon Winberg (chemistry, U. of Munich) took over as editor in 1943. This edition is edited by Nils Wiberg of the Universit√§t M√ľnchen. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780123526519
  • Publisher: Elsevier Science
  • Publication date: 9/24/2001
  • Edition description: 1 ENG ED
  • Pages: 1924
  • Product dimensions: 6.98 (w) x 9.82 (h) x 2.65 (d)

Meet the Author

Nils Wiberg is a full professor of chemistry at University of Munich (since 1978). He is noted for his extensive research in silicon, germanium, and phosphorus chemistry and has received the Wacker Silicon Prize and the Frederick Stanley Kipping Award. He has authored over 200 scientific papers.

Arnold Frederik Holleman (1859-1953) was a professor of chemistry at the University of Groningen, Netherlands, founding this book in the year 1898.

Egon Wiberg was a professor of chemistry at the University of Munich, taking over as editor of this reference in 1943.

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