Smoke Screens and Gas Masks: Chemistry Goes to War

Smoke Screens and Gas Masks: Chemistry Goes to War

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In the 1960s during the Vietnam War, US forces used a chemical substance called napalm to burn away the jungle in search of enemy soldiers. But when napalm came in contact with human skin, it caused horrific injuries. Its use in war became highly controversial. Chemistry has long been at the heart of warfare. The invention...
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11-12
5.9
45-60 mins
850L
46
Lerner Publications an imprint of Lerner Publishing Group
9781512449532
AGES
READ TIME
AR LEVEL
LEXILE
11-12
45-60 mins
5.9
850L
PAGES
PUBLISHER
ISBN
46
Lerner Publications an imprint of Lerner Publishing Group
9781512449532

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