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Chemical Letters


A scientist wakes in the periodic table come to life: an apartment block built by Mendeleev, who squats in the basement as superintendent. Behind each door is an element, and as Caroline explores the Chemical Letters of her professional life, she finds other scientists, other visitors. Van Gogh is painting sunflowers with chromium yellow; the hydrogen of Hindenburg is burning at Lakehurst; Marie Curie is playing catch with radium-and Caroline is stepping through science, opening doors one after the other, searching for a ...

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Chemical Letters
2015, Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN-13: 9781519259905

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