This book is well written, and explains a difficult subject in a clear manner.
To make things more of a mess, the examples and mathematical derivations often gloss over several key points that make it difficult for students to follow.
I can understand the frustration over buying a book and having the binding/printing not very good.
This book is phenomenal, it really goes through practice problems and allows you to explore the world of physical chemistry. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Foxtrot582
This book does an adequate job at explaining chemical thermodynamics. If you read it, you can understand it. Read morePublished 2 months ago by wintermute
Here is my opinion as a physical chemist. This book is wonderful for introduction to spectroscopy. The thermo is presented well, but you will need solutions to accompany the... Read morePublished 3 months ago by Ryan_R
This is a terrible textbook. And excellent example when someone with a terribly superficial knowledge wants to explain things "simply". Read morePublished 8 months ago by Gergely Juhasz
I was a chem major in undergrad so I have a lot of chem text books and this is by far my favorite one. Read morePublished 9 months ago by Bianca Bello