Ponderables - The Elements


A beautifully illustrated guide to the Periodic Table.

Follow the instrument's evolution through tales of philosophers, alchemists, manufacturers, and renowned scientists. It unravels the cosmos's complexity, intertwined with the rise of modern civilization. 

This hardcover volume is part of the 'Ponderables' series: 100 breakthroughs that changed history. 100 Ponderables document the incredible breakthroughs made by visionary scientists throughout history, highlighting baffling puzzles that led to revolutionary discoveries and transformed our perception of the world.

Included is a removable concertina housed in the back of the book which provides a 12-page Timeline History of the Periodic Table. On the reverse side is a12-page Chart of Elements in Atomic Order.

Format: Hardcover, 168 pages + detachable wall chart

Size: 242 x 320 x 280 mm

Weight: 1300g

ISBN: 0985323035

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