Illustrated guide to home chemistry experiments : all lab, no lecture / Robert Bruce Thompson.

Title: 
Illustrated guide to home chemistry experiments : all lab, no lecture / Robert Bruce Thompson.
Author/Artist: 
Thompson, Robert Bruce.
Publisher: 
Sebastopol, CA : Make:Books/O'Reilly, c2008.
Description: 
xv, 415 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm.
Edition: 
1st ed.
Bib ID: 
133028
Notes: 
Glassware: p. 14-30; working with glass tubing: p. 88-90; cleaning glassware: p. 90-91.
Purchase; Alibris; 2013; 1000129939
Provides information on setting up an in-home chemistry lab, covers the basics of chemistry, and offers a variety of experiments.
"Includes complete illustrated guide to setting up your home laboratory, equipment lists and instructions, comprehensive charts and photographs, dozens of experiments you can try at home"--Cover.
Includes index.
Contents: 
Introduction --
Laboratory safety --
Equipping a home chemistry lab --
Chemicals for the home chemistry lab --
Mastering laboratory skills --
Laboratory: separating mixtures --
Laboratory: solubility and solutions --
Laboratory: colligative properties of solutions --
Laboratory: introduction to chemical reactions and stoichiometry --
Laboratory: reduction-oxidation (Redox) reactions --
Laboratory: acid-base chemistry --
Laboratory: chemical kinetics --
Laboratory: chemical equilibrium and Le Chatelier's principle --
Laboratory: gas chemistry --
Laboratory: thermochemistry and calorimetry --
Laboratory: electrochemistry --
Laboratory: photochemistry --
Laboratory: colloids and suspensions --
Laboratory: qualitative analysis --
Laboratory: quantitative analysis --
Laboratory: synthesis of useful compounds --
Laboratory: forensic chemistry.
ISBN: 
9780596514921 (pbk.)
0596514921 (pbk.)
Series: 
DIY science.
DIY science