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Author Saunders, N. (Nigel)

Title Who invented the periodic table? / Nigel Saunders.

Publication Info. Mankato, Minn. : Arcturus Pub., 2010.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 DeKalb PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - DKLY-12  J 546.8 SAU    AVAILABLE
 Genoa PL Stacks - GELY-11  JNF 546.8 SAU    AVAILABLE
Description 46 pages : illustrations (some color), portraits ; 28 cm.
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Series Breakthroughs in science and technology
Breakthroughs in science and technology.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary "Looking at some of the major inventions and discoveries shaping our world today, Breakthroughs in Science profiles the research leading up to the discovery (not just profiles of the one or two key "players"). Each book describes the "famous" moment and then examines the continued evolution illustrating its impact today and for the future"-- Provided by publisher.
Contents Chemical elements -- Periodic table of elements -- Glow in the dark -- Skeptical chemist -- Mice and men -- Atoms and symbols -- Triads -- 3-D table -- Law of octaves -- Joining power -- Mendeleev's first table -- Turning the table -- Three eka elements -- Whole new group -- Towards the modern table -- Mendeleev's last eka element -- Tweaking the table -- Agreed design? -- Outer limits.
Subject Mendeleyev, Dmitry Ivanovich, 1834-1907 -- Juvenile literature.
Mendeleyev, Dmitry Ivanovich, 1834-1907.
Periodic law -- Tables -- Juvenile literature.
Discoveries in science -- Juvenile literature.
Periodic law -- Tables.
Discoveries in science.
ISBN 9781848376809 library binding
1848376804 library binding

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