Chang's best-selling general chemistry textbook takes a traditional
approach and is often considered a student and teacher favorite.
The book features a straightforward, clear writing style and proven
problem-solving strategies. It continues the tradition of providing
a firm foundation in chemical concepts and principles while
presenting a broad range of topics in a clear, concise manner. The
tradition of Chemistry has a new addition with co-author, Kenneth
Goldsby from Florida State University, adding variations to the
12th edition. The organization of the chapter order has changed
with nuclear chemistry moving up in the chapter order.