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The elements : the new guide to the building blocks of our universe

Author: Jack Challoner
Publisher: London : Carlton, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Takes you on a gorgeously illustrated tour of the Periodic table. Filled with fascinating information about the elements, their main compounds, and their principal uses, this authoritative yet accessible book, written by renowned popular-science writer Jack Challoner, makes "hard" science easy, interesting, and relevant to our daily lives.
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Genre/Form: Popular works
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jack Challoner
ISBN: 9781780971254 1780971257
OCLC Number: 798410745
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 160 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), ports. ; 29 cm.
Contents: Introduction; Hydrogen; Group 1: The Alkali Metals; Group 2: The Alkaline Earth Metals; Interlude: Group 3 and the d- and f-Blocks; The Rare Earth Metals; The Actinoids; Group 4: The Titanium Group; Group 5: The Vanadium Group; Group 6: The Chromium Group; Group 7: The Manganese Group; Group 8: The Iron Group; Group 9: The Cobalt Group; Group 10: The Nickel Group; Group 11: The Copper Group; Group 12: The Zinc Group; Group 13: The Boron Group; Group 14: The Carbon Group; Group 15: The Nitrogen Group; Group 16: The Oxygen Group; Group 17: The Halogens; Group 18: The Noble Gases.
Responsibility: Jack Challoner.

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An illustrated reference book to the elements that make up everything in our universe. It offers general information about the properties, behaviour and occurrence of the elements, their main  Read more...

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