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McGraw-Hill encyclopedia of science and technology.

McGraw-Hill encyclopedia of science and technology.

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Published by McGraw-Hill Book Co. .
Written in English


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Published in 15 volumes.

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Open LibraryOL19710136M

This site is like a library, you could find million book here by using search box in the header. This encyclopedia 1st edition, has served librarians and students at all levels for nearly 50 years with lucid explanations of the components of modern science and technology. The new Ninth Edition carries on this tradition. Reviews Editorial reviews Publisher Synopsis In many libraries, the McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Science and Technology is the first source patrons consult when beginning background research on a scientific topic. The content is aimed at users with a serious need to build an understanding of the often-complex nature of a concept, organism, or process, and who are involved in an exercise of self-education.

The new Ninth Edition carries on this tradition. All entries are commissioned from leading authorities in their fields; each is technically reviewed, signed, edited, illustrated, and produced to the highest standards for ease of access and comprehension. This site does not host pdf files, does not store any files on its server, all document are the property of their respective owners. The short bibliographies at the end of each article have been revised, and the study guides have been expanded to cover 15 major scientific disciplines such as agriculture, electronics, and environmental science. A companion Web site will provide updates to this encyclopedia.

A companion Web site will provide updates to this encyclopedia. Since the Encyclopedia is used primarily by non-specialists, care has been given to structure the articles such that the reader has ready access to the key concepts of the field. All entries are commissioned from leading authorities in their fields; each is technically reviewed, signed, edited, illustrated, and produced to the highest standards for ease of access and comprehension. Students, professionals researching areas outside their own specialties, "lifelong learners" - any reader with only modest background in the sciences - will benefit from the ease of access to information, the clarity of the text, and the 12, specially prepared illustrations. Entries on acquired immunological tolerance, aircraft design, fingerprinting, industrial trucks, and narcotics have not been updated. For those who need briefer explanations, one- and two-volume titles are available that might be preferable.


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A companion Web site will provide updates to this encyclopedia. The new Ninth Edition carries on this tradition. A total of approximately 5, experts from universities, industry, and government agencies have contributed to this work; 29 Nobel Prize winners are among these international authors.

Most concepts, however, run two to three times that length and many significantly longerand are supported by simple dichromatic diagrams, figures, equations, and charts. Related Mcgraw hill encyclopedia of science and technology pdf. Review In many libraries, the McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Science and Technology is the first source patrons consult when beginning background research on a scientific topic.

Students, professionals researching areas outside their own specialties, "lifelong learners" - any reader with only modest background in the sciences - will benefit from the ease of access to information, the clarity of the text, and the 12, specially prepared illustrations.

Articles start with a definition and a concise overview of the topic. Forlibraries that do not provide online access through AccessScience CH, Jan'08this set is an essential investment.

Even though the goal has been a comprehensive revision, much effort was concentrated in certain areas, particularly in the biomedical sciences, information technology and computing, chemistry and chemical engineering, industrial engineering, the environmental, earth, and climate sciences, physics, and astronomy.

Since the Encyclopedia is used primarily by non-specialists, care has been given to structure the articles such that the reader has ready access to the key concepts of the field. This set remains an important reference tool for academic libraries and large public libraries.

Written by an outstanding international team of subject experts, including 25 Nobel Prize winners, this encyclopedia is aimed at a nonspecialist audience. This encyclopedia 1st edition, has served librarians and students at all levels for nearly 50 years with lucid explanations of the components of modern science and technology.

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An online version of this encyclopedia is available that provides the same valuable information Additional articles and tables in volume 20 explain scientific notation and the dual systems for units of measurement - the U.

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McGraw Hill Encyclopedia of Science & Technology

McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Science & Technology. For nearly four decades, the McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Science & Technology has lead the world to the ever-expanding frontiers of science.

Our seven previous editions are the most consulted, most respected, and best-reviewed science and technical references in the English language.