eBook Van Nostrand's Scientific Encyclopedia, 10th Edition

  • Glenn D. Considine
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  • ISBN-10: 0470559861
  • ISBN-13: 9780470559864
  • DDC: 503
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 6188 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2008 | Published/Released December 2009
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2008
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The new, three–volume Tenth Edition contains articles contributed by industry experts and scholars worldwide. It comprises more than 10,000 entries and features hundreds of completely rewritten and re–referenced articles, as well as 2,500 completely new entries covering emerging technologies affecting genetics, global warming, communications, informatics, nanotechnology, and more. Internet references and print references have been updated and expanded to reflect the editors' conviction that modern students and researchers move from link to link as well as from page to page.

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Glenn D. Considine

Glenn D. Considine specializes in managing information systems that serve science, engineering, and technology. An active member of the American Society of Metals and the Institute of Food Technology, he served as the managing editor for the Van Nostrand Reinhold Encyclopedia of Chemistry and the Standard Handbook of Industrial Automation.