Publisher description for Organic mass spectrometry in art and archaeology / Maria Perla Colombini, Francesca Modugno.

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Offers an overview of the analysis of art and archaeological materials using techniques based on mass spectrometry
Illustrates basic principles, procedures and applications of mass spectrometric techniques.
Fills a gap in the field of application on destructive methods in the analysis of museum objects
Edited by a world-wide respected specialists with extensive experience of the GC/MS analysis of art objects
Such a handbook has been long-awaited by scientists, restorers and other experts in the analysis of art objects

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Mass spectrometry.
Organic compounds -- Analysis.