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Chemistry of Powder & Explosives by Tenney L. Davis

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This is a chemistry book for all kinds of people interested in explosive chemistry.

This book is not only for the advanced explosive expert, but also written for the beginner, learning the basic explosive characteristics. It provides us with a well rounded selection of high explosives, including dynamite, R.D.X, TNT, low explosives and propellants, Nitrosamines, primary explosives, the assembling of detonators, and a big chapter of Pyrotechnics is also included.

And that is presented all on 490 pages.

He tells us not only chemical and physical aspects, but also he discovers the manufacturing of explosives and pyrotechnic compositions through the past centuries and tells us historical facts about explosives.

Code No. 015605, 490 pages, $48.00

This item is listed under the following subjects:

Pyrotechnics  
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