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contents Introduction Chapter 1. The Birth of Chemical Engineering Chapter 2. From Ammonia to Nylon: Technologies and Careers Chapter 3. Culture and Politics at Du Pont before World War II Chapter 4. The Forgetten Engineers of the Bomb Chapter 5. Heyday and Decline of Chemical Enineering Conclusion Notes Essay on Sources and Historiography Index
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company -- History.
Chemical industry -- United States -- History.
Research, Industrial -- United States -- History.
Military-industrial complex -- United States -- History.