The Chemical Elements
|authors:||Nechaev & Jenkins (2003)|
|date read:||29 May 2023|
|rating:||★ ★ ★ ★ ☆|
A history of the discovery of elements, focusing on the scientists who discovered them. It’s a good balance of biography and chemistry, and easy to read. I particularly enjoyed learning where all the names came from, which tie the stories together quite neatly.
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