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A Short History of Nearly Everything (Hardback)
  • A Short History of Nearly Everything (Hardback)

A Short History of Nearly Everything (Hardback)

Hardback Published: 01/11/2005
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In the bestselling, prize-winning "A Short History of Nearly Everything", Bill Bryson achieved the seemingly impossible by making the world of science both understandable and entertaining to millions of people around the globe. Now, in this glorious new illustrated edition, everything that has happened from the Big Bang to the rise of civilization is even more vividly brought to life with stunning full-colour photographs, drawings, portraits, and cartoons.

Publisher: Transworld Publishers Ltd
ISBN: 9780385609616

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