Click on a thumbnail to go to Google Books.
Napoleon's Buttons: How 17 Molecules Changed History (original 2003; edition 2004)
Napoleon's Buttons: How 17 Molecules Changed History by Penny Le Couteur (Author) (2003)
References to this work on external resources.
Wikipedia in English
No descriptions found.
Examines the roles that the molecular properties of such items as the birth control pill, caffeine, and the buttons on the uniforms of Napoleon's army have played in the course of history.
(summary from another edition)
An edition of this book was published by Penguin Australia.
An edition of this book was published by Tantor Media.
Is this you?
Become a LibraryThing Author.