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LibraryThing Review

Procura do Utilizador  - untraveller - LibraryThing

Loaded with trivia some of which is interesting, much of which is not. The stories about the elements covered could easily have been told in a more interesting way that was less disjointed. There was ... Ler crítica na íntegra

LibraryThing Review

Procura do Utilizador  - Bodagirl - LibraryThing

An interesting, but not riveting, examination of the elements. Aldersey-Williams, gives historical and cultural context to many of the elements from the periodic table. It' a good book to pick up and ... Ler crítica na íntegra

Review: Periodic Tales: The Curious Lives of the Elements

Procura do Utilizador  - Goodreads

A reviewer from the Daily Telegraph said that “Periodic Tales is a 400-page love letter to the chemical elements” … [and the author] “is passionate about his subject to the point of eccentricity.” We ... Ler crítica na íntegra

Review: Periodic Tales: The Curious Lives of the Elements

Procura do Utilizador  - Tom Comte - Goodreads

A reviewer from the Daily Telegraph said that “Periodic Tales is a 400-page love letter to the chemical elements” … [and the author] “is passionate about his subject to the point of eccentricity.” We ... Ler crítica na íntegra

Review: Periodic Tales: The Curious Lives of the Elements

Procura do Utilizador  - Nikki - Goodreads

This wasn't quite as engaging to me as the blurb and the reviews quoted on the cover suggests -- in fact, it started to feel rather meandering -- but it is quite an interesting read, covering both the ... Ler crítica na íntegra

Review: Periodic Tales: The Curious Lives of the Elements

Procura do Utilizador  - Goodreads

This wasn't quite as engaging to me as the blurb and the reviews quoted on the cover suggests -- in fact, it started to feel rather meandering -- but it is quite an interesting read, covering both the ... Ler crítica na íntegra

Review: Periodic Tales: The Curious Lives of the Elements

Procura do Utilizador  - Andrew - Goodreads

A disappointment. I picked this up thinking it might be weirdly informative and entertaining, like Bill Bryson's wonderfully entertaining science history "A Short History of Nearly Everything." But in ... Ler crítica na íntegra

Review: Periodic Tales: The Curious Lives of the Elements

Procura do Utilizador  - Starhen - Goodreads

Periodic Tales is a mixed bag: the stories which snagged my attention brought in information from other disciplines and touched upon the elements' relationship to cultural icons or themes. The brief ... Ler crítica na íntegra

Review: Periodic Tales: The Curious Lives of the Elements

Procura do Utilizador  - Goodreads

Periodic Tales is a mixed bag: the stories which snagged my attention brought in information from other disciplines and touched upon the elements' relationship to cultural icons or themes. The brief ... Ler crítica na íntegra


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