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A short history of nearly everything

Author: Bill Bryson
Publisher: London : Black Swan, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Chinese

Bill Bryson describes himself as a reluctant traveller, but even when he stays safely in his own study at home, he can't contain his curiosity about the world around him. This book is his quest to  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Popular works
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bill Bryson
ISBN: 0552151742 9780552151740 9780552997041 0552997048
OCLC Number: 814120826
Awards: Winner of Descartes Prize for Science Communication 2005
Description: 687 p. : illustrations ; 18 cm
Responsibility: Bill Bryson.


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"Mr Bryson has a natural gift for clear and vivid expression. I doubt that a better book for the layman about the findings of modern science has been written" Sunday Telegraph "A fascinating idea, Read more...

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