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Chapman, David Leonardlocked

(1869–1958)
  • E. J. Bowen
  • , revised by Keith J. Laidler

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Chapman, David Leonard (1869–1958), physical chemist, was born on 6 December 1869 in Wells, Norfolk, the eldest son of David Chapman, merchant, who later became a builder in Manchester, and his wife, Maria Wells. The economist and civil servant Sir Sydney John Chapman...

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