The Secret Life of the Periodic Table

The Secret Life of the Periodic Table

Paperback Published on: 06/10/2016
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Every element has character, be it volatile, aloof, gregarious or enigmatic. They also have incredible stories of how they came to be, how they were discovered and how their qualities have been harnessed to make everything we have in the world. The Secret Life of the Periodic Table gives a fascinating insight into the discovery and use of all 118 elements. It uncovers incredible stories of how Mendeleev's table was formulated and the individual elements found, as well as explaining the fundamentals of atomic science and each element's place in the table and our universe.

  • Publisher: Octopus Publishing Group
  • ISBN: 9781844038855
  • Number of pages: 192
  • Weight: 610g
  • Dimensions: 245 x 189 x 13 mm

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The Secret Life of the Periodic Table
Pattern, people and places
This entertaining book is much more than a chemistry dictionary. The author tells the story of the people and places around each element. In so doing he cr... READ MORE
Tim Dumble