- N.P. American Chemical Society and the Chemical Heritage Foundation, (1996).
- cloth, dust jacket.
- xvii, 345, (3) pages.
Price: $15.00 other currencies
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First edition. Part of a series entitled "History of Modern Chemical Sciences." Carothers was put in charge ofr basic research for the Du Pont company in 1928. This led to the development of synthetic rubber and fiber, neoprene and eventually nylon.