Essential Elements: Atoms, Quarks, and the Periodic Table (Wooden Books)
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Essential Elements: Atoms, Quarks, and the Periodic Table (Wooden Books)

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For anyone interested in the tiny building blocks of our universe, Matt Tweed-the illustrator of Useful Mathematical & Physical Formulae-offers a fascinating introduction to the complex and beautiful world of the elements. Tweed reveals the principal properties and interactions of substances familiar (carbon, oxygen, water) and unfamiliar (rare earth elements and sub
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Hardcover, 58 pages
Published April 1st 2003 by Walker & Company
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Sam Peekeekoot
This was really, really fun to read. Useful stuff fills these pages, such as how many up and down quarks are in a proton versus a neutron.

Perfect for the shelves of scientists, sorcerers, alchemists, and the curious.
Marshaferz
A lovely little book, although I suspect that it would be completely over my head if I didn't know much about science.
Donna
A nice little chemical overview for the layman.
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