W. H. Freeman and Company

W. H. Freeman and Company
Parent company Macmillan Publishers
Founded 1946
Founder William H. Freeman
Country of origin United States
Publication types Textbooks
Nonfiction topics Science
Official website

W. H. Freeman and Company is an imprint of Macmillan Higher Education, a division of Macmillan Publishers. Macmillan publishes monographs and textbooks for the sciences under the imprint.

History [ edit ]

The company was founded in 1946 by William H. Freeman. He had been a salesman and editor at Macmillan Publishing. Freeman's first published book was General Chemistry by Linus Pauling.[1] Freeman was acquired by Scientific American Inc. in 1964. Holtzbrinck bought Scientific American in 1986.

References [ edit ]

  1. ^ "About W.H. Freeman". W.H. Freeman. Archived from the original on February 18, 2009.

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