PRAISE FOR THE GERMAN EDITION: "...It can be said without doubt that Wiberg has succeeded again in the 101st printing. The new Holleman-Wiberg Inorganic Chemistry can be highly recommended to all students of chemistry..., as well as professionals." --CHEMISCHE TECHNIK (CHEMICAL TECHNOLOGY) "This edition not only delivers the most comprehensive and extensive Holleman-Wiberg, but it is also the single most comprehensive inorganic chemistry textbook on the market." --PRAXIS D.NATURWISSENSCHAFT (PRACTICAL NATURAL SCIENCES)
About the Author
Nils Wiberg is a full professor of chemistry at University of Munich (since 1978). He is noted for his extensive research in silicon, germanium, and phosphorus chemistry and has received the Wacker Silicon Prize and the Frederick Stanley Kipping Award. He has authored over 200 scientific papers. Arnold Frederik Holleman (1859-1953) was a professor of chemistry at the University of Groningen, Netherlands, founding this book in the year 1898. Egon Wiberg was a professor of chemistry at the University of Munich, taking over as editor of this reference in 1943.