The Disappearing Spoon: And Other True Tales of Madness, Love, and the History of the World from the Periodic Table of the Elements
Publisher: Little, Brown and Company
Pages no: 390
As you would expect: lots of interesting facts and daft stories :-)
The Disappearing Spoon was a good book. I enjoyed most of it, learned some new things, and in general had a fine time reading the book. It was science-y without being inaccessible to those of us who have barely allowed a science textbook to soil our liberal artsy hands. I had no idea chemistry, p...