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NEW! The Nature of Dental Materials 1.Introduction to Restorative Dental Materials 2.Properties of Dental Materials 3.Preventive Dental Materials 4.Direct Esthetic Restorative Materials 5.Dental Amalgam 6.Finishing, Polishing, and Cleansing Materials 7.Cements 8.Impression Materials 9.Model and Die Materials 10.Waxes 11.Casting Alloys, Wrought Alloys, and Solders 12.Casting, Soldering, and Welding 13.Polymers in Prosthodontics 14.Dental Ceramics 15.Dental Implants Glossary Index