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You might want to find a copy of Linus Pauling's introductory chemistry book, which covers this stuff in a readable but comprehensive fashion.
http://www.amazon.com/General-Chemistry-Linus-Pauling/dp/0486656225
by asdf on Sat Mar 15th, 2008 at 12:53:22 AM EST

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