view cart menu separator categories menu separator faq
advanced search
categories  > Books > Nonfiction (33)
The Periodic Table: Elements with Style! [Paperback] by Adrian Dingle and Simon Basher

The Periodic Table: Elements with Style! [Paperback] by Adrian Dingle and Simon Basher

Price: $6.99 currently not available     
Feedback: 95.62%, 312 sales Ask seller a question
Shipping: US-Mainland: $3.99 (more destinations)
Condition: Brand new
Payment with: Cash On delivery
*The store has not been updated recently. You may want to contact the merchant to confirm the availability of the product.
FORMAT: Paperback
AUTHOR: Adrian Dingle and Simon Basher
PUBLISHER: Kingfisher
ISBN: 0753460858, 9780753460856

Each item is professionally packed and shipped with tracking information and arrives in 2-3 days.

The scope and qualities of this unique book are summed up better in its subtitle than in its title. While Dingle does little to explain the periodic table, he shows all the elements of the periodic table on a chart with very original graphics and spotlights 64 of the elements for closer examination on single pages or double-page spreads. Placed against a list including an element's symbol, atomic number, atomic weight, color, standard state, and classification, the element introduces itself in one, two, or three cheeky but informative paragraphs that focus on its qualities and uses. Each presentation ends with the element's date of discovery or earliest known use, its density, its melting point, its boiling point, and a digitally assisted color illustration with a distinctively Japanese, cartoonlike quality. The endpapers feature a glossary and an illustrated foldout poster of the periodic table. The quirky, idiosyncratic artwork and the unusual voice make this little book an appealing choice for introducing elements of the periodic table.
Other Products from narvin:View all products
Pride and Prejudice (Restored Edition) (2010) [DVD]
Get Rich Click!: The Ultimate Guide to Making Money on the Internet [Hardcover] by Marc Ostrofsky
Heist Society [Hardcover] by Ally Carter
Where's the Birth Certificate?: The Case that Barack Obama Is Not Eligible to Be President
Hush, Hush [Paperback] by Becca Fitzpatrick
K&N 99-5050 Filter Care Service Kit - Squeeze
The Princeton Review - Cracking the SAT Math 1 & 2 Subject Tests, 2011-2012 Edition [Paperback]
The Wise Man's Fear (Kingkiller Chronicles, Day 2) [Hardcover] by Patrick Rothfuss
KR Tools 11931 Pro Series 30-Piece Drill and Power Bit Set
Deliverance (Deluxe Edition) (1972) [DVD]
Last Updated: 24 Oct 2011 11:57:55 PDT home  |  about  |  terms  |  contact
Powered by eCRATER - a free online store builder