Journals Higher Education



Published: 27 August 2018

264 Pages | 107 halftones

7 x 10 inches

ISBN: 9780190682347

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Bookseller Code (06)

A Guide to the Elements

Fourth Edition

Albert Stwertka

  • Approachable and comprehensive overview of the chemical elements and their applications
  • Features more than 100 images, nine new to this edition
  • Nearly 90,000 copies sold

New to this Edition:

  • Updated to address the latest research, discoveries, and everyday uses of the elements, from Tesla motors to touchscreens
  • Introduces the official names of six elements, from nos. 113 to 118
  • Features fully updated periodic tables to reflect the six newly named elements
  • Includes nine new images