Journals Higher Education
Important OUP's Response to COVID-19 Learn more



This item has an extended shipping time. The typical delivery time is 2 weeks.

Published: 26 January 2016

272 Pages | 51 black and white line drawings and halftones

7.7 x 5.1 inches

ISBN: 9780198743927

Also Available As:


Bookseller Code (06)

Curious Tales from Chemistry

The Last Alchemist in Paris and Other Episodes

Lars Ohrstrom

  • Includes a fascinating series of tales about the chemical elements and the people involved
  • Draws out the key chemical concepts related to each story
  • Introduces a selection of the most important elements and their importance
  • Explores scientific concepts in a novel and intriguing way

Also of Interest