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A) Pullman, B. , Translator; Oxford University Press: New York, 1998; pp 122-132. (b) Shea, W. Ambix 1970, 17, 13-27. 43. (a) Gregory, J. C. , Translator; Oxford University Press: New York, 1998; pp 31-32. (b) Partington, J. R. : London, 1970; Vol. 2, pp 458-460. (c) Pullman, B. , Translator; Oxford University Press: New York, 1998; pp 122-1132. 44. (a) Gregory, J. C. , Translator; Oxford University Press: New York, 1998; pp 24-26. (b) Partington, J. R. : London, 1970; Vol. 2, pp 430-441. (c) Pullman, B.

Plato. html (accessed February 2, 2010). (a) Partington, J. R. : London, 1970; Vol. 1, Chapter 4. (b) Pullman, B. , Translator; Oxford University Press: New York, 1998; pp 59-68. Lucretius. De Rerum Natura (On the Nature of Things); Leonard, W. html (accessed February 1, 2010). (a) Partington, J. : London, 1970; Vol. 1, Chapter 6. (b) Pullman, B. , Translator; Oxford University Press: New York, 1998; pp 37-47. 30 In Atoms in Chemistry: From Dalton's Predecessors to Complex Atoms and Beyond; Giunta, C; ACS Symposium Series; American Chemical Society: Washington, DC, 2010.

Sulfur, salt) were included except for caloric one of whose old names was fire. " Thus, the Ancient Regime of Alchemy was overthrown, and the science of chemistry replaced it. In ancient India and Greek lands, a notion of atoms Philosophical chemists were making After Aristotle, they were ceasing Alchemy or the ancient regime II was beginning Little were alchemists adding Until chemistry, chymistry replacing The atoms of Dalton were besting References 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14.

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