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The Golden Book of Chemistry Experiments, with Bonus Kids Projects on CD

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How to Set Up a Home Laboratory - Over 200 Simple Experiments.  Each book is in high resolution PDF format.



The Golden Book of Chemistry

by Robert Brent, 1960

How to Set Up a Home Laboratory - Over 200 Simple Experiments

(with extra bonus titles and other home project plans included)


  Book of Chemistry   Book of Chemistry


115 **FULL COLOR** pages showing how to set up children's chemistry experiments to explain basic chemistry to kids!

(Adult Supervision Recommended)

Contents include the following topics in great detail:



What Chemistry Is

Words Used by Chemists

 The Importance of Chemistry

 Chemists of the Past


Your Home Laboratory

Equipment for Chemistry

Setting Up Your Home Laboratory

 Making Apparatus for Experiments

Scientific Measurements

Correct Laboratory Techniques


The Scientific Approach

Mr. Faraday’s Candle

You --- The Scientist!

Elements, Compounds, and Mixtures


Water and Gases

Water – Our Most Important Compound

Oxygen – The Breath of Life

Hydrogen – Lightest of All

Carbon Dioxide

Nitrogen and Its Compounds

Chlorine – Friend and Foe


Chemical Formulas

Chemical Shorthand

The Periodic Table of the Elements


Acids, Bases, and Salts

The Mysteries of Solutions

Working with Acids

Working with Bases

Salts – Chemicals of Many Uses



Iodine – Violet or Brown ?

Sulfur and Its Compounds

Silicon – The Element You Step On

Boron – Future Rocket-Power Element ?



Sodium and Potassium

Calcium – For Building

Let’s Compare Two Metals

Aluminum – In Abundance

 Manganese – Metal of Many Colors

We Live in an Age of Iron

Copper – Yesterday, Today

Silver – One of the “Noble” Metals


More About Formulas

Valences and Formulas


Organic Chemistry

Carbon – Element of a Million Compounds

The Chemistry of Carbon Compounds

The Formulas of Carbon Compounds

A Lot of Hydrocarbons

 Carbohydrates – Sweet and Bland

Many Kinds of Alcohols

Carboxylic Acids

Fats and Oils for Energy

Soap and Soap Making

Proteins – The Body-Building Foods

Colloidal Dispersions

Natural and Artificial Fibers

Plastics – A Modern Giant


Chemical Mathematics

Working Out Chemical Equations


The Future of Chemistry

What’s Ahead in Chemistry ?


Where to Get Chemicals and Equipment


Common Chemicals and Their Formulas



We are also including the following books and plans as a FREE BONUS on this CD:

Every Boy His Own Mechanic, with over 400 diagrams by Bernard Jones, (1919), 420 pages

Includes the following guides and instructions for boys:

How To Use Woodworking Tools, Making and Using Various Cements, Erecting Electric Lamps and Bells, The Hektograph Copier : How To Make and Use It, Inserting a Window Pane, Various Workshop Metals : How to Identify and Work Them, Making Picture Frames, How to Use Metalworking Tools, Glue : How to Prepare and Use It, Electric Batteries and How to Make Them, Soldering, Making Simple Wooden Toys, Painting, Enameling, and Staining, Fretwork in Wood, Cleaning and Adjusting a Bicycle, Gilding with Gold Leaf and Gold Paint, Making Mortise-and-Tenon Joints, Building a Cardboard Model Locomotive, Turning Wood in the Lathe, How To Mount Pictures, Some Easy Things to Make in Wood.

The Boy Mechanic, Volume 1, 700 Things for Boys to Do: With 800 Illustrations Showing How (1913) - 594 pages

How to build such projects as: Model Steam engine, Magic Spirit Hand, Making Skis and Tobaggans, Homemade Life Preserver, Wireless Outfits, How to Make Boomerangs Boats, Camp Equipment, How to Make an Eskimo Snow House, Aerial projects such as Gliders, Kites, Self -Propelled Vehicles Engines, Motors,  Electrical Apparatus, Secret Door Locks, Cameras, Magic Box escape tricks, Etc.


500+ Bonus Woodworking projects, various years, over 2600 pages!

Various small scale woodworking projects and plans, including:
Candleboxes and other small boxes, chess tables, benches, TV stands, wall hanging mirrors, side tables with drawers, footstolls, chests,
key racks, magazine stands, display shelves, corner cabinets, table and bench sets, basic tables, wine racks, bathroom mirrors, bathroom
cabinets, and over 500 more!


26 Additional Hobby projects for young kids, various years

Small projects on kids sleds, cars, bikes and toys, including:

1901 Packard Kids Car, 1901 Truck kids car, Auto Giro Model 1, Auto Giro Model 2, Bike Trailer, Billy Cart Racer Car, Bob Sled, Boomerangs,  Classic Sidewalk Car, Classic Touring Car, Doll Clothes Dryer, Electric Model Hydroplane, Falling Blocks, Folding Sled, Folk Toys, Ice Scooter, kites, Land Yacht Model Racer, Little Ironing Board, Mancala Game, Merry Go Round, Periscope, RC Air Boat, Gas Powered, Scamper model car, Snow Toboggan, Table Top Hand Loom

A must have resource for any chemistry enthusiast

Neatly organized titles as shown, on one easy to use CD

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  • Model: CA-C02

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