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Calcium by John Farndon

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Published by Benchmark Books in New York .
Written in English


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Describes the origins, properties, chemical activity, and uses of the element calcium.

Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementJohn Farndon.
GenreJuvenile literature.
SeriesThe elements, Elements (Benchmark Books)
LC ClassificationsQD181.C2 F37 2000
The Physical Object
Pagination32 p. :
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL389941M
ISBN 100761408886
LC Control Number98055094

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