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    The Elements: A Visual Exploration of Every Known Atom in the Universe (Hardback) By (author) Theodore Gray

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    DescriptionThis magical book is a totally original collection that features gorgeous, never-before-seen photographic representations of the 118 elements in the periodic table - plus facts, figures and fascinating stories about each one! The elements are what we, and everything around us, are made of. But how many elements have you seen in their pure, raw, uncombined form? This book provides that rare opportunity - Based on five years of research and photography, the pictures presented in this book make up the most complete and visually arresting representation available to the naked eye of every atom in the universe.

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    The Elements
    A Visual Exploration of Every Known Atom in the Universe
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Theodore Gray
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 240
    Width: 258 mm
    Height: 260 mm
    Thickness: 26 mm
    Weight: 1,320 g
    ISBN 13: 9781579128142
    ISBN 10: 1579128149

    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T8.0
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: SCI
    BIC subject category V2: PDZ
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    DC22: 546
    BIC subject category V2: PNK
    Ingram Subject Code: SE
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    B&T Merchandise Category: SCI
    B&T General Subject: 710
    B&T Modifier: Text Format: 03
    Libri: ENGM4500
    B&T Approval Code: A54010000
    Abridged Dewey: 546
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 16540
    BISAC V2.8: SCI013000
    LC subject heading: ,
    DC22: 546.8
    LC subject heading:
    LC classification: QD466 .G73 2009
    LC subject heading:
    Thema V1.0: PN
    Illustrations note
    400 full colour photographs
    Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers Inc
    Imprint name
    Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers Inc
    Publication date
    01 October 2009
    Publication City/Country
    New York
    Review quote
    Praise for "The Elements" "I don't know if this is the first coffee-table book paying lush photographic homage to the periodic table, but it is certainly the most gorgeous one I've seen." --John Tierney, "The New York Times ""The Elements is a loving reimagination of the classic table." --Wired "Gray's trademark dry wit and historical anecdotes bring even the most basic lumps to life." --"Popular Science""A great mix of science and art." --"Discover"