Wilhelm Ostwald: The Autobiography (Springer Biographies) by Robert Smail Jack
English | 24 Feb. 2017 | ISBN: 3319469533 | 704 Pages | PDF | 6.29 MB
This book is the translated and commented autobiography of Wilhelm Ostwald (1853-1932), who won the Nobel Prize for Chemistry in 1909. It is the first translation of the German original version “Lebenslinien: Eine Selbstbiographie,” published by Ostwald in 1926/27, and has been painstakingly translated. The book includes comments and explanations, helping readers to understand Ostwald’s text in the historical context of Germany at the beginning of the 20th century.