The History and Use of Our Earth's Chemical Elements: A Reference Guide

The History and Use of Our Earth's Chemical Elements: A Reference Guide

by Robert E. Krebs, Rae Dejur
     
 

ISBN-10: 0313301239

ISBN-13: 9780313301230

Pub. Date: 02/12/1998

Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated

All aspects of the chemical elements are presented in this easy-to-use reference for high school and college students. This one-volume work, which includes descriptions of the most recently discovered elements, provides information on each element, usually found only by consulting many different sources. This information includes symbol, atomic number, common valence,…  See more details below

Overview

All aspects of the chemical elements are presented in this easy-to-use reference for high school and college students. This one-volume work, which includes descriptions of the most recently discovered elements, provides information on each element, usually found only by consulting many different sources. This information includes symbol, atomic number, common valence, atomic weight, natural state, common isotopes, characteristics, abundance, history, common uses, examples of common compounds, and hazards. Schematic diagrams of each of the elements through number 103 accompany their descriptions.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780313301230
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
02/12/1998
Pages:
360
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.00(d)
Lexile:
1160L (what's this?)

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Table of Contents

1A short history of chemistry1
2Atomic structure9
3The periodic table of the chemical elements25
4Guide to the elements35

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