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Justus von Liebig (1803-1873) was a German chemist who made major contributions to agricultural and biological chemistry and is known for his discovery of nitrogen as an essential plant nutrient. These letters “were written for the especial purpose of exciting the attention of governments, and an enlightened public, to the necessity of establishing Schools of Chemistry, and of promoting by every means, the study of a science so intimately connected with the arts, pursuits, and social well-being of modern civilised nations.” (Summary by Wikipedia and J.M. Smallheer)

Familiar Letters on Chemistry by LIEBIG, Justus von LibriVox

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Justus von Liebig (1803-1873) was a German chemist who made major contributions to agricultural and biological chemistry and is known for his discovery of nitrogen as an essential plant nutrient. These letters “were written for the especial purpose of exciting the attention of governments, and an enlightened public, to the necessity of establishing Schools of Chemistry, and of promoting by every means, the study of a science so intimately connected with the arts, pursuits, and social well-being of modern civilised nations.” (Summary by Wikipedia and J.M. Smallheer)

    Preface/TOC

    Preface/TOC

    • 7 min
    Letter I - The Subject Proposed

    Letter I - The Subject Proposed

    • 13 min
    Letter II - Changes of Form which every kind of Matter undergoes.

    Letter II - Changes of Form which every kind of Matter undergoes.

    • 13 min
    Letter III - The Manufacture of Soda from Culinary Salt...

    Letter III - The Manufacture of Soda from Culinary Salt...

    • 17 min
    Letter IV - Connection of Theory with Practice

    Letter IV - Connection of Theory with Practice

    • 17 min
    Letter V - ISOMERISM

    Letter V - ISOMERISM

    • 13 min

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