The Elements / Edition 3

The Elements / Edition 3

by John Emsley
     
 

ISBN-10: 019855818X

ISBN-13: 9780198558187

Pub. Date: 07/01/1998

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

The third edition of this widely acclaimed reference book collects together the most important facts about all the chemical elements in a single volume. In addition to chemical, physical, nuclear, and electron data, this edition includes new sections on crystal, biological, and geological data. The alphabetical format of the earlier versions has been retained. Also…  See more details below

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The third edition of this widely acclaimed reference book collects together the most important facts about all the chemical elements in a single volume. In addition to chemical, physical, nuclear, and electron data, this edition includes new sections on crystal, biological, and geological data. The alphabetical format of the earlier versions has been retained. Also included are the six newly approved IUPAC names of the elements 104-109; rutherfordium, dubnium, seaborgium, bohrium, hassium, and meitnerium. This handy reference guide is for chemists, physicists, spectroscopists, geologists, life scientists, and environmentalists.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780198558187
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
07/01/1998
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
10.60(w) x 5.70(h) x 0.80(d)

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Table of Contents

The key to the elements1
The elements (in alphabetical order) and their properties15
App. 1radioactive isotopes of the elements235
App. 2electron binding energies, additional data255
App. 3minerals, additional data259
The periodic table261
Further reading281
The discovery of the elements283
The abundance of the elements in the Earth's crust289
Index291
Periodic table of the elements
Relative atomic masses (atomic weights) of the elements
The elements in alphabetical order with formulae and atomic numbers
The elements in alphabetical order of formula with names and atomic numbers

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