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Periodic tales: a cultural history of the elements, from arsenic to zinc

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"In the spirit of 'A short history of nearly everything,' an energetic and wide-ranging book of discovery and discoverers, of exploitation and celebration, and of superstition and science, all in search of the ways the chemical elements are woven into our culture, history, and language"-- Provided by publisher.
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subject_facetChemical elements -- History
Discoveries in science
Electronic books
Periodic law -- History
title_displayPeriodic tales : a cultural history of the elements, from arsenic to zinc
title_fullPeriodic Tales A Cultural History of the Elements, from Arsenic to Zinc
Periodic tales : a cultural history of the elements, from arsenic to zinc / Hugh Aldersey-Williams
Periodic tales : a cultural history of the elements, from arsenic to zinc [electronic resource] / Hugh Aldersey-Williams
title_shortPeriodic tales
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topic_facetChemical elements
Chemistry
Discoveries in science
Electronic books
History
Nonfiction
Periodic law
Science