Happy Birthday Periodic Table

March 6th marks the 150th anniversary of Dmitri Mendeleev introducing the periodic table.  Read up on his contribution to science as well as all the elements with these great books.
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Essential elements : atoms, quarks, and the periodic table Matt Tweed Essential elements : atoms, quarks, and the periodic table cover image
Lanthanides and actinides Monica Halka Lanthanides and actinides cover image
The history and use of our earth's chemical elements : a reference guide Robert E Krebs The history and use of our earth's chemical elements : a reference guide cover image
Sciencia : mathematics, physics, chemistry, biology, and astronomy for all Sciencia : mathematics, physics, chemistry, biology, and astronomy for all cover image
Extreme states of matter Joseph A Angelo Extreme states of matter cover image
The periodic table and a missed Nobel Prize Ulf Lagerkvist The periodic table and a missed Nobel Prize cover image
Theodore Gray's elements vault : treasures of the periodic table with removable archival documents and real element samples, including pure gold! Theodore W Gray Theodore Gray's elements vault : treasures of the periodic table with removable archival documents and real element samples, including pure gold! cover image
A world from dust : how the periodic table shaped life Ben McFarland A world from dust : how the periodic table shaped life cover image
Elements of the p block Elements of the p block cover image
Wonderful life with the elements : the periodic table personified Bunpei Yorifuji Wonderful life with the elements : the periodic table personified cover image
The elements : a visual exploration of every known atom in the universe Theodore W Gray The elements : a visual exploration of every known atom in the universe cover image
The elements Dan Green The elements cover image
A tale of seven elements Eric R Scerri A tale of seven elements cover image
The electric pickle : 50 experiments from the periodic table, from aluminum to zinc Joey Green The electric pickle : 50 experiments from the periodic table, from aluminum to zinc cover image
The periodic table : its story and its significance Eric R Scerri The periodic table : its story and its significance cover image
The periodic table : a very short introduction Eric R Scerri The periodic table : a very short introduction cover image
The elements : the new guide to the building blocks of our universe Jack Challoner The elements : the new guide to the building blocks of our universe cover image
The elements : a very short introduction Philip Ball The elements : a very short introduction cover image
The periodic table Becky Ham The periodic table cover image
Elements Brian J Knapp Elements cover image
Mendeleyev's dream : the quest for the elements Paul Strathern Mendeleyev's dream : the quest for the elements cover image
Transition metals Monica Halka Transition metals cover image
The ingredients : a guided tour of the elements Philip Ball The ingredients : a guided tour of the elements cover image
The periodic table : a visual guide to the elements Tom Jackson The periodic table : a visual guide to the elements cover image
A guide to the elements Albert Stwertka A guide to the elements cover image
Chemical elements David E Newton Chemical elements cover image
Nonmetals Monica Halka Nonmetals cover image
The elements : a visual exploration of every known atom in the universe Theodore W Gray The elements : a visual exploration of every known atom in the universe cover image
The elements : an illustrated history of the periodic table Tom Jackson The elements : an illustrated history of the periodic table cover image
The disappearing spoon : and other true tales of madness, love, and the history of the world from the periodic table of the elements Sam Kean 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
A guide to the elements Albert Stwertka A guide to the elements cover image
The elements : the new guide to the building blocks of our universe Jack Challoner The elements : the new guide to the building blocks of our universe cover image
Metals and metalloids Monica Halka Metals and metalloids cover image
Periodic table : the definitive visual catalog of the building blocks of the universe Sean Callery Periodic table : the definitive visual catalog of the building blocks of the universe cover image
Halogens and noble gases Monica Halka Halogens and noble gases cover image
Nature's building blocks : an A-Z guide to the elements John Emsley Nature's building blocks : an A-Z guide to the elements cover image
Alkali & alkaline earth metals Monica Halka Alkali & alkaline earth metals cover image
Seven elements that changed the world : an adventure of ingenuity and discovery John Browne Seven elements that changed the world : an adventure of ingenuity and discovery cover image
Periodic tales : a cultural history of the elements, from arsenic to zinc Hugh Aldersey-Williams Periodic tales : a cultural history of the elements, from arsenic to zinc cover image
Reactions : an illustrated exploration of elements, molecules, and change in the universe Theodore W Gray Reactions : an illustrated exploration of elements, molecules, and change in the universe cover image
The aqueous chemistry of the elements George Keene Schweitzer The aqueous chemistry of the elements cover image
The periodic table : a visual guide to the elements Paul Parsons The periodic table : a visual guide to the elements cover image
Why there's antifreeze in your toothpaste : the chemistry of household ingredients Simon Field Why there's antifreeze in your toothpaste : the chemistry of household ingredients cover image
The periodic table of elements and Dmitry Mendeleyev Fred Bortz The periodic table of elements and Dmitry Mendeleyev cover image
The elements book : a visual encyclopedia of the periodic table Tom Jackson The elements book : a visual encyclopedia of the periodic table cover image
A well-ordered thing : Dmitrii Mendeleev and the shadow of the periodic table Michael D Gordin A well-ordered thing : Dmitrii Mendeleev and the shadow of the periodic table cover image
The secret life of the periodic table : unlocking the mysteries of all 118 elements Ben Still The secret life of the periodic table : unlocking the mysteries of all 118 elements cover image
The disappearing spoon : and other true tales of madness, love, and the history of the world from the periodic table of the elements Sam Kean 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
The periodic table in minutes Dan Green The periodic table in minutes cover image
The lost elements : the Periodic Table's shadow side Marco Fontani The lost elements : the Periodic Table's shadow side cover image