The Secret Life of the Periodic Table

The Secret Life of the Periodic Table Unlocking the Mysteries of All 118 Elements - Secret Life Of

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Publisher's Synopsis

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.

Book information

ISBN: 9781844038855
Publisher: Octopus
Imprint: Cassell
Pub date:
DEWEY: 546.8
DEWEY edition: 23
Language: English
Number of pages: 192
Weight: 616g
Height: 193mm
Width: 261mm
Spine width: 15mm