Ten years ago nothing was known of the molecular magnitudes of substances which could not be converted into the gaseous condition. Concerning the constitution of the much greater number of compounds that exist only as solids or liquids, our ignorance was complete.
Proceedings of the Iowa Academy of Sciences
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Andrews, Launcelot W.
"Address of the Retiring President - Recent Advances in the Theory of Solutions,"
Proceedings of the Iowa Academy of Science, 2(1), 13-19.
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