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I won’t try to include all of the uses for ceramics in this short review, but I would like to tempt you with some examples: The Magic of Ceramics. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. This book is a much broader and more thorough survey than I was expecting.

Would you like to tell us about a lower price? There’s so much you probably don’t know about ceramics. Reading this book, you’ll discover not only some of themagic that ceramics can dound, you’ll also come to understand thefascinating science that makes that magic happen.

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I recommend it particularly for anyone who is in a career or is interested in one involving ceramics or a field that includes any of a multitude of its applications. This book is VERY detailed, without being too cluttered by figures.

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Interestingly, the prior 1st edition of “The Magic of Ceramics” summarizes in a near-perfect way the role of ceramics in our world. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. Start reading The Magic of Ceramics on your Kindle in under a minute. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. Amazon Second Intoduction Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life.

Most people would be surprised at how ceramics are used, from creating cellular phones, radio, television, and lasers to its role in medicine for cancer treatments and restoring hearing. This book is a much broader and more thorough survey than I was expecting.

Each subtopic has at least one illustration, a number of which are for things I knew about but have never seen, or for obscure industrial objects I didn’t know about. In the foreword to that first edition, Bonnie Dunbar a NASA astronaut states, “Without ceramics, we wouldn’t have television, miniature computers including iPhones and other smart phones, my own commentextraordinary action in computer-generated movie scenes, digital electronics and wireless communications, the Internet, the Space Shuttle, CDs, synthetic gemstones, or even cars.

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The third chapter is about ceramic and glass art, from ancient times to the present day. It turns out introduvtion it is an educational outreach project of the American Ceramics Society, introruction started with a “museum exhibit to introduce the general public and students to the amazing uses of ceramics” preface. Works great, just what i wanted.

It was amazing for me to find out how limited my knowledge of ceramics really was. Ships from and sold by Amazon. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. Would you like to tell us about a lower price?

I really like how there are points throughout it highlighting “Amazing Facts. Enabled X-Ray for Textbooks: Each subsection is readable on its own, so you can open the book anywhere and begin reading. Ricyerson wouldn’t be able to refine metals from ores or cast them into useful shapes.

The book is very well illustrated, replete with photographs and diagrams. These items are shipped from and sold by different sellers. Chapter 12 shows ceramic filters used in fuel cells, and has a diagram that shows how fuel cells work which I’ve always wondered about.