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People/Characters: Antoine Lavoisier

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Acid Tongues and Tranquil Dreamers: Eight Scientific Rivalries That Changed the World by Michael White
The Age of Voltaire by Will Durant
Antoine Laurent de Lavoisier, 1743-1794 (French Edition) by Jean-Pierre Poirier
Antoine Laurent Lavoisier. Der Forscher und seine Zeit 1743-1794 by Ferenc Szabadváry
Antoine Lavoisier: Father of Chemistry (Uncharted, Unexplored, and Unexplained) by Marylou Morano Kjelle
Antoine Lavoisier: Founder of Modern Chemistry (Great Minds of Science) by Lisa Yount
Antoine Lavoisier: Science, Administration and Revolution by Arthur Donovan
Antoine Lavoisier: Scientist, Economist, Social Reformer (Da Capo Series in Science) by Douglas McKie
Antoine Lavoisier: The Next Crucial Year or the Sources of His Quantitative Method in Chemistry by Frederic Lawrence Holmes
Antoine-Laurent Lavoisier, Chemist and Revolutionary (Emblem Editions) by Henry Guerlac
A Brief History of Science by Thomas Crump
The cautionary scientists: Priestley, Lavoisier, and the founding of modern chemistry by Kenneth Sydney Davis
The Chemist Who Lost His Head: The Story of Antoine Laurent Lavoisier by Vivian Grey
Citizens: A Chronicle of the French Revolution by Simon Schama
Creations of Fire: Chemistry's Lively History from Alchemy to the Atomic Age by Cathy Cobb
Crucibles: The Story of Chemistry from Ancient Alchemy to Nuclear Fission by Bernard Jaffe
Crusaders of chemistry by Jonathan Norton Leonard
E=mc2: A Biography of the World's Most Famous Equation by David Bodanis
The Elements: A Very Short Introduction by Philip Ball
Eyewitness: Life by David Burnie
Fire, water, and air : the story of Antoine Lavoisier by Roberta Baxter
The Great Books of the Western World, Vol. 45: Lavoisier, Fourier, and Faraday by Encyclopedia Britannica
The Great Scientists by John Farndon
Heroes Of Civilization by Joseph Cottler
How to Think About Weird Things: Critical Thinking for a New Age by Theodore Schick
Immortal Muse by Stephen Leigh
Last Letters: Prisons and Prisoners of the French Revolution 1793-1794 by Olivier Blanc
Lavoisier and the Chemistry of Life: An Exploration of Scientific Creativity by Frederic Lawrence Holmes
Lavoisier in the Year One: The Birth of a New Science in an Age of Revolution by Madison Smartt Bell
Lavoisier. Mémoires d’une révolution. by Bernadette Bensaude-Vincent
Lavoisier: Chemist, Biologist, Economist (Chemical Sciences in Society) by Jean-Pierre Poirier
Living Biographies of Great Scientists by Henry Thomas
Mauve: How One Man Invented a Color That Changed the World by Simon Garfield
Mesmerism and the End of the Enlightenment in France by Robert Darnton
On Giants' Shoulders: Great Scientists and Their Discoveries from Archimedes to DNA by Melvyn Bragg
Science: A History by John Gribbin
The Story of Chemistry by Floyd L. Darrow
The Ten Most Beautiful Experiments by George Johnson
The Terror: The Shadow of the Guillotine: France 1792-1794 by Graeme Fife
They Gave Their Names to Science by D. S. Halacy
Three Philosophers: (Lavoisier, Priestley, and Cavendish) by W. R. Aykroyd
The Upright Thinkers: The Human Journey from Living in Trees to Understanding the Cosmos by Leonard Mlodinow
Vrijheid, gelijkheid en de broederschap van Kain en Abel: Getuigenissen en documenten over de Franse Revolutie by E.M. Janssen Perio
A World on Fire: A Heretic, an Aristocrat, and the Race to Discover Oxygen by Joe Jackson

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Antoine-Laurent de Lavoisier (1743-1794) was the founder of the modern science of chemistry. As a member of the ancien regime, he was killed during the Reign of Terror of the French Revolution.

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