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The Periodic Table: A Very Short Introduction

Second Edition

£8.99

Eric Scerri

9780198842323
Paperback
July 2019

Very Short Introductions

Eric Scerri presents a modern and fresh exploration of this fundamental topic in the physical sciences, considering the deeper implications of the arrangements of the table to atomic physics and quantum mechanics. This new edition celebrates the completion of the 7th period of the table, with the naming of elements 113, 115, 117, and 118

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Materials for the 21st Century

£24.99

David Segal

9780198804086
Paperback
May 2017

Materials play a key role in our search for solutions to many pressing issues. They underpin industries, are critical for developing new consumer goods, are essential components for medical diagnosis, offer hope for the treatment of currently incurable diseases, and help solve environmental problems. This is a guide to materials for the future.

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A Dictionary of Science

Seventh Edition

£12.99

Jonathan Law

9780198738374
Paperback
March 2017

Oxford Quick Reference

This bestselling dictionary contains more than 9,500 entries on all aspects of chemistry, physics, biology (including human biology), earth sciences, computer science, and astronomy. With clear and concise definitions and recommended web links for many entries, this A-Z is a reliable reference work for science students as well as non-scientists.

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Chemistry³: Introducing inorganic, organic and physical chemistry

Third Edition

£50.99

Andrew Burrows, John Holman, Andrew Parsons, Gwen Pilling, Gareth Price

9780198733805
Paperback
January 2017

Spans all three strands of chemistry organic, inorganic, and physical to provide unrivalled coverage across the full breadth of the field.

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The History of Chemistry: A Very Short Introduction

£7.99

William H. Brock

9780198716488
Paperback
January 2016

Very Short Introductions

This Very Short Introduction maps the historical development of chemistry from man's earliest exploration in the Stone Age to the nanotechnology of today's materials science. In this succinct but comprehensive overview Brock balances the approaches to - and interpretations of - the subject, revealing chemistry's rich and diverse history.

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A Dictionary of Chemistry

Seventh Edition

£12.99

Richard Rennie, Jonathan Law

9780198722823
Paperback
January 2016

Oxford Quick Reference

Fully revised and updated, the seventh edition of this dictionary covers all aspects of chemistry, including physical and biochemistry, in over 5000 concise and accessible entries. It is the ideal reference resource for students of chemistry, either at school or university.

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Chemistry: A Very Short Introduction

£7.99

Peter Atkins

9780199683970
Paperback
February 2015

Very Short Introductions

In this Very Short Introduction Peter Atkins inspires us to look at chemistry through new eyes. Considering the remarkable achievements chemistry has made, he presents a fascinating, clear, and rigorous exploration of the world of chemistry - its structure, core concepts, and contributions to the material comfort and culture of the modern world.

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Chemical Structure and Reactivity: An Integrated Approach

Second Edition

£51.99

James Keeler, Peter Wothers

9780199604135
Paperback
October 2013

The only introductory text to take a truly integrated approach in explaining the fundamentals of chemistry.

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What is Chemistry?

£11.99

Peter Atkins

9780199683987
Hardback
August 2013

If humans had not harnessed chemistry, we would all literally still be living in the Stone Age. Peter Atkins celebrates the importance of this most fundamental science; and in non-technical lay language, he explains its concepts, components, and methods. A marvellous primer for anyone who would like to understand chemistry.

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Reactions: The private life of atoms

£12.99

Peter Atkins

9780199668809
Paperback
February 2013

Through an innovative combination of image and text, Peter Atkins explains the processes involved in chemical reactions. He introduces the 'tool kit' of basic reactions, such as precipitation, corrosion, and catalysis, and shows how these building blocks are brought together in more complex processes such as photosynthesis.

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The Elements: A Very Short Introduction

£7.99

Philip Ball

9780192840998
Paperback
April 2004

Very Short Introductions

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Molecules: A Very Short Introduction

£7.99

Philip Ball

9780192854308
Paperback
November 2003

Very Short Introductions

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Why Chemical Reactions Happen

£27.99

James Keeler, Peter Wothers

9780199249732
Paperback
March 2003

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