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Preface to the First Edition
1. Introduction and Basic Concepts
2. First Law of Thermodynamics
3. PVT Behaviour and Heat Effects
4. Second Law of Thermodynamics
5. Some Applications of the Laws Thermodynamics
6. Thermodynamic Properties of Pure Fluids
7. Properties of Solutions
8. Phase Equilibria
9. Chemical Reaction Equilibria
Answers to Problems