This book rocks! Its easy to read, and good for mediocre chemistry students to graduates. Its as good as the experience of classroom teaching.
The writing style is excellent, and some fiction writers could take lessons from the authors.
"On your desert island you would use your alcohols not only as raw materials, but frequently as the solvents in which reactions are carried out and from which products are recrystallized. Finally, hot and tiered after a long day in laboratory, you could refresh yourself with an (isopropyl) alcohol rub and perhaps relax over a cool (ethyl) alcoholic drink"
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