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Dictionary of Metals B-ASM-043

The Dictionary of Metals is the authoritative reference work for terms and definitions of metals and terms relating to metals. It also includes a considerable amount of history starting with the seven metals of antiquity.

Each of the metallic elements has a discussion that includes:

  • discoverer and date
  • naming of the metal and its meaning
  • major applications
  • significance of the discovery
  • physical properties.
  • The Dictionary of Metals includes a timeline of important events in the history of metals and metallurgy.


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