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A short history of nearly everything

Author: Bill Bryson
Publisher: New York : Broadway Books, 2004, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st trade pbk. edView all editions and formats
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The author traces the Big Bang through the rise of civilization, documenting his work with a host of the world's most advanced scientists and mathematicians to explain why things are the way they are.
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Genre/Form: Popular works
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bill Bryson
ISBN: 076790818X 9780767908184
OCLC Number: 489281829
Notes: Reprint. Originally published: ©2003.
Description: ix, 544 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Bill Bryson.

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The author traces the Big Bang through the rise of civilization, documenting his work with a host of the world's most advanced scientists and mathematicians to explain why things are the way they are.

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