The Periodic Table by Primo Levi

The stories have various themes: the experiences of life in Nazi concentration camps, legacies from the profession of chemistry, tales both true and with his own fantasy, creating a vision of the synthesis of the life of the author seen through the kaleidoscope of chemistry. Every story, 21 in total, has the name of a chemical element and is connected to it in some way.

The 2190th greatest fiction book of all time


This book is on the following lists:

  1. - 89th on The 100 Greatest Novels of All Time: The List (The Observer)

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The Periodic Table ('Zhou qi biao', in traditional Chinese, NOT in English) Paperback 16845933 $3.99 1998
(THE PERIODIC TABLE) BY Paperback (Author) Paperback Published on (04 , 1995) Paperback 5415236 $24.00 1995
[(The Periodic Table)] [Author: Primo Levi] published on (April, 2012) Paperback 1238078 $10.06 $7.27 2012
The Periodic Table (Everyman's Library Contemporary Classics Series) Paperback 66838 $7.98 $1.89 1995
The Periodic Table Paperback 7287686 $4.93
The Periodic Table Hardcover 56927 $10.66 $6.67 1996
The Periodic Table Paperback 2042983 $3.95 $0.01 1986
The Periodic Table Hardcover 2011110 $102.38 $24.41 1985
The Periodic Table Paperback 11828459 $19.99 1987