Book Review | Published:

Practical Organic Chemistry

Nature volume 142, pages 653654 (08 October 1938) | Download Citation

Subjects

Abstract

IF one were to try to find any cause for adverse criticism of this excellent book, it would be that it fails to suggest to the student the need for reading the original literature on the subject, and fails to provide him with any help should he wish * to impart some human interest into the dry details of experimental manipulation. It is true that names are not entirely omitted, but it is difficult to find any references by which the worker can be guided to the place where firsthand details are to be found.

Access optionsAccess options

Rent or Buy article

Get time limited or full article access on ReadCube.

from$8.99

All prices are NET prices.

About this article

Publication history

Published

DOI

https://doi.org/10.1038/142653a0

Authors

  1. Search for J. F. T. in:

Comments

By submitting a comment you agree to abide by our Terms and Community Guidelines. If you find something abusive or that does not comply with our terms or guidelines please flag it as inappropriate.