The New Chemistry in Sweden: The Debate That Wasn't

  title={The New Chemistry in Sweden: The Debate That Wasn't},
  author={Anders Lundgren},
  pages={146 - 168}
T HE HISTORY OF EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY SWEDISH CHEMISTRY is almost virgin territory as an area of study. There are few scholarly works in the field,' yet Swedish chemists in that period were very productive, not only of published works, but of letters, laboratory notebooks, travel diaries, and other manuscripts-all of which lie unexamined in libraries and archives. This article, a preliminary survey, suggests possible directions for a fuller investigation of that material. The subject is not… 

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