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A Short History of Nearly Everything

A Short History of Nearly Everything
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Description: Amazon.com Review From primordial nothingness to this very moment, A Short History of Nearly Everything reports what happened and how humans figured it out. To accomplish this daunting literary task, Bill Bryson uses hundreds of sources, from popular science books to interviews with luminaries in various fields. His aim is to help people like him, who rejected stale school textbooks and dry explanations, to appreciate how we have used science to understand the smallest particles and the unimaginably vast expanses of space. With his distinctive prose style and wit, Bryson succeeds admirably. Though A Short History clocks ... (more)
Manufacturer: Broadway Books
Release date: 14 September 2004
ISBN-10 : 076790818X | ISBN-13: 9780767908184
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