The Periodic Table

The Periodic Table

Elements With Style!

Book - 2015
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Do you confuse boron with barium or chlorine with fluorine? Fear not! Basher Science has come to the rescue by mixing science and art to create a unique periodic table. From unassuming oxygen to devious manganese, the incredible elements show you the periodic table as you've never seen it before.
Basher Science: The Periodic Table gives a face, voice and personality to the chemical elements, making learning chemistry easy and a whole lot more fun. This new expanded edition reflects the latest discoveries, and now each of the 115 elements has not just a picture but an information-packed page all to itself.
Basher's highly original books make difficult concepts tangible, understandable and even lovable. With his stylish, contemporary characters he communicates science brilliantly.

Publisher: New York : Kingfisher, 2015
Edition: Expanded and updated edition
ISBN: 9780753471968
0753471965
Branch Call Number: J 546.8 Din 2015
Characteristics: 192 pages : colour illustrations
Additional Contributors: Basher, Simon
Green, Dan 1975 June 20-

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DesLi
Jan 08, 2016

This book is not for kids. The cartoon pictures have no meaning in this book. If you do not know basic chemistry & some basic science, such as alkaline, noble, nuclear fusion, reactive, lithium carbonate, bipolar disorder, diode laser, berylliosis, inertia, alloy, stable transition elements, ..., you won't get much from this book. However, if you are high school student or an educated person who wants to have a quick look of some fun facts about elements, this book is fine.

ForeverUnique29 Feb 24, 2015

A great and understandable introduction to the elements. This book was helpful with its categories of elements that had bold and vibrant colours!

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jnnyfeng
Nov 26, 2014

Best Book Ever!

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GiselleJalabi
Sep 20, 2014

can't wait to read this one!

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8217549
Apr 01, 2011

my kid liked this book.

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Ubalstecha
Feb 06, 2011

This is an outstanding book that looks at most of the elements in the periodic table, giving the reader a brief history of each and its current uses. Twinned with cartoon representation of each element, this easy to read book will be a hit with students and a great bathroom book for adults.

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yvonneza
Oct 01, 2010

I learned a lot about elements here!

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