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Acetylene

  • Seth C. Rasmussen
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Part of the SpringerBriefs in Molecular Science book series (BRIEFSMOLECULAR)

Abstract

 The following chapter presents the early history of acetylene’s discovery, characterization, and production, with focus on the work of Edmund Davy, Marcelin Berthelot, and Thomas Willson.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Chemistry and BiochemistryNorth Dakota State UniversityFargoUSA

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