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Periodic Tales by Hugh Aldersey-Williams

You may know the atomic symbol for Carbon and which column features the Noble Gases but, did you know that Phosphorous can be extracted from urine? This little gem of a book details the fascinating history of some of the Periodic Table's biggest stars! Aldersey’s storytelling is fun and engaging and makes this book an easy and interesting read for anyone!

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Periodic Tales: A Cultural History of the Elements, from Arsenic to Zinc By Hugh Aldersey-Williams Cover Image
ISBN: 9780061824739
Availability: Not On Our Shelves, But Available from Warehouse - Usually Delivers in 3-14 Days
Published: Ecco - February 28th, 2012

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