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Periodic Table

Periodic Table (Paperback)


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This fact-filled book is the perfect guide to all 118 elements in the periodic table, the ingredients that make up our world.Packed with stunning new photography, Eyewitness Periodic Table begins with a concise history of chemistry, scientific pioneers, and the creation of the fi...rst periodic table, then launches into a visual tour of each individual element. Along the way, you'll find out where each element comes from and what it is used for, explained clearly and simply for young readers. Explore elements such as carbon and oxygen and learn why they are essential to our survival. See how precious gold protects astronauts in space, and why the metal mercury can be both a solid and a liquid. Find out about man-made elements, which the smartest chemists are still busy figuring out how to use. Eyewitness Period Table also includes a pull-out poster to hang on your wall. This detailed, accessible book will inspire young, inquisitive minds - the scientists of tomorrow who will shape our future.
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ISBN 9780241299883
Released NZ 28 May 2018
Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
Format Paperback
Series DK Eyewitness
112 In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days

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ISBN-13 9780241299883
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
Imprint DK Children
Released 28 May 2018
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Paperback
Author(s) By DK
Series DK Eyewitness
Category Science
Technology & Applied Sciences
Reference Works
Number of Pages 72
Dimensions Width: 218mm
Height: 280mm
Spine: 6mm
Dewey Code 546.8
Weight 346g
Interest Age 9-11 years
Reading Age 9-11 years
NBS Text Children's General Non-Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile;College/higher education;Professional and scholarly