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Edward Goodrich Acheson, a Pathfinder : Inventor, Scientist, Industrialist

By: Chandler, Charles F.

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Acheson Industries: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20815

Condition: Very Good in Poor dust jacket


63 pages; 8vo (8.75") 22 cm; Hardcover, gray-brown cloth, tan endpapers, 63 pages, top edge blue, blue page-marker ribbon, footnotes, appendix list of awards and honors, b/w frontispiece portrait photo of Acheson, with tissue guard. ; Foreword and addendum by Raymond Szymanowitz. ; Brief biography of pioneer of electrochemistry, inventor of silicon carbide or carborundum, electric-furnace graphite, colloidal graphite, etc, and holder of 70 patents. ; Quite scarce in ... View more info