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The Elements: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions) [Paperback]

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Table of Contents

  • 1: Aristotle's Quartet: The elements in antiquity
  • 2: Revolution: How oxygen changed the world
  • 3: Gold: The most desirable element
  • 4: The Eightfold Path: Organizing the elements
  • 5: The Atom Factories: Making new elements
  • 6: The Chemical Brothers: Why isotopes are useful
  • 7: For All Practical Purposes: Technologies of the elements
  • End notes
  • Futher reading

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