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The History of the Catalytic Synthesis of Ammonia

  • Susan A. Topham
Part of the Catalysis book series (CATALYSIS, volume 7)

Abstract

In September 1898, in his presidential address to the British Association for the Advancement of Science, Sir William Crookes [1] warned that

England and all civilised nations stand in deadly peril of not having enough to eat.”

Keywords

Nickel Furnace Manifold Cobalt Arsenic 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Susan A. Topham
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  1. 1.Agricultural DivisionI.C.I.Billingham, ClevelandUK

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