The new edition highlights some of the latest techniques such as supercritical fluid chromatography and capillary electrophoresis. The addition of spreadsheet exercises and problems throughout the text provides students with a more modern approach to analytical chemistry.
**** Cited in BCL3. The latest revision (5th ed., 1990) of a textbook that provides a rigorous background in the chemical principles and introduces a wide range of techniques of analytical chemistry, being an abbreviated version of the authors' other text, Fundamentals of Analytical Chemistry. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)