History, Technology, Applications and Industry
|Publication Date:||Sep 2013|
| Publisher:||ChemTec Publishing|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $210.00|
| Book Description: |
Sulfur is devoted to the methods of production and applications as they intertwined during different stages of industrial and technological developments. Commercial sulfuric acid production from the early 16th century until today is reviewed, spanning the Ancient and Renaissance periods, the Industrial Age (to which sulfur was vitally important), and the Sulfur War of 1840. The book introduces "the Sulfur Age" and the processes of this period -- such as the Nordhausen, Bell and...