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Rediscovery of the Elements: Germanium

Description:

Article recounting the history of the element Germanium, including background material on mining in Germany and the isolation of Germanium by Clemens A. Winkler. Tourist information is provided regarding Winkler's laboratory and mines open to the public as museums.

Creator(s):
Location(s): Germany - Saxony - Chemnitz National District - Freiberg
Creation Date: Summer 2001
Partner(s):
UNT College of Arts and Sciences
Collection(s):
UNT Scholarly Works
Usage:
Total Uses: 210
Past 30 days: 5
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Creator (Author):
Marshall, James L., 1940-

University of North Texas

Creator (Author):
Marshall, Virginia R.

University of North Texas

Publisher Info:
Publisher Name: Alpha Chi Sigma
Place of Publication: Indianapolis, Indiana
Date(s):
  • Creation: Summer 2001
Coverage:
Place
Germany - Saxony - Chemnitz National District - Freiberg
From 1542 to Summer 2001
Description:

Article recounting the history of the element Germanium, including background material on mining in Germany and the isolation of Germanium by Clemens A. Winkler. Tourist information is provided regarding Winkler's laboratory and mines open to the public as museums.

Degree:
Department: Chemistry
Physical Description:

20-22 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Germanium | Germans | mines | miners | mineralogy | chemical elements | chemistry | scientific research | tourism | maps | Technical Institute of Mining Academy | Argyrodite
Source: The Hexagon, Volume 92, Number 2, Summer 2001, Alpha Chi Sigma, Indianapolis, Indiana
Series Title: Rediscovery of the Elements
Partner:
UNT College of Arts and Sciences
Collection:
UNT Scholarly Works
Relation (Is Part Of): The Hexagon, Volume 92, Number 2, Summer 2001, ark:/67531/metadc111182/
Identifier:
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc111177
Resource Type: Article
Format: Text
Citation:
Publication Title: The Hexagon
Volume: 92
Issue: 2
Page Start: 20
Page End: 22
Pages: 3