Sam Kean - The Disappearing Spoon: And Other True Tales of Rivalry, Adventure, and the History of the World from the Periodic Table of the Elements (Young Readers Edition)

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The periodic table is a crowning scientific achievement but it’s also a treasure trove of adventure, greed, betrayal, and obsession. These fascinating tales follow elements on the periodic table as they play out their parts in human history, finance, mythology, conflict, the arts, medicine, and the lives of the (frequently) mad scientists. Ages 10+

 

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The Disappearing Spoon: And Other True Tales of Rivalry, Adventure, and the History of the World from the Periodic Table of the Elements Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780316388283
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - April 3rd, 2018

The Violinist's Thumb: And Other Lost Tales of Love, War, and Genius, as Written by Our Genetic Code Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780316182331
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Published: Back Bay Books - July 16th, 2013

The Disappearing Spoon: And Other True Tales of Madness, Love, and the History of the World from the Periodic Table of the Elements Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780316051637
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Published: Back Bay Books - June 6th, 2011

The Tale of the Dueling Neurosurgeons: The History of the Human Brain as Revealed by True Stories of Trauma, Madness, and Recovery Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780316182355
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Published: Back Bay Books - June 9th, 2015

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