Goals, Methods, and Measurements. The Nature of Matter: The Atomic Theory. The Nature of Matter: Compounds and Bonds. Chemical Reactions: Equations and Mass Relationships. Kinetic Theory and Chemical Reactions. Water, Solutions, and Colloids. Acids, Bases, and Salts. Acidity: Detection, Control, Measurement. Introduction to Organic Chemistry. Hydrocarbons. Alcohols, Ethers, Thioalcohols, and Amines. Aldehydes and Ketones. Carboxylic Acids and Their Derivatives. Carbohydrates. Lipids. Proteins. Enzymes, Hormones, and Neurotransmitters. Extracellular Fluids of the Body. Molecular Basis of Energy for Living. Metabolism and Molecule Building. Nucleic Acids. Radioactivity and Nuclear Chemistry. Appendices. Glossary. Index.John R. Holum is the author of 'Elements of General, Organic and Biological Chemistry, 9th Edition', published 1995 under ISBN 9780471310068 and ISBN 0471310069.