Rediscovery of the Elements: Phosphorus

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Article describing the discovery of phosphorus in 1669 by an alchemist searching for the philosopher's stone, and its use a century later by Lavoisier to help usher in the era of modern chemistry. Tourist information regarding sites pertinent to this history are included.

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3 p. : col. ill.

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Marshall, James L., 1940- & Marshall, Virginia R. Spring 2013.

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Article describing the discovery of phosphorus in 1669 by an alchemist searching for the philosopher's stone, and its use a century later by Lavoisier to help usher in the era of modern chemistry. Tourist information regarding sites pertinent to this history are included.

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3 p. : col. ill.

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  • The Hexagon, Volume 104, Number 1, Spring 2013, Indianapolis: Alpha Chi Sigma, pp. 4-6

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  • Publication Title: The Hexagon
  • Volume: 104
  • Issue: 1
  • Edition: Spring
  • Page Start: 4
  • Page End: 6

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Quarterly publication of the Alpha Chi Sigma chemistry fraternity containing articles related to chemistry research and the activities of the organization, including local chapters and groups.

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Marshall, James L., 1940- & Marshall, Virginia R. Rediscovery of the Elements: Phosphorus, article, Spring 2013; Indianapolis, Indiana. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc306886/: accessed November 19, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT College of Arts and Sciences.