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Review: A Short History of Nearly Everything

User Review  - Nis - Goodreads

Lots of funny annecdotes, but to me it feels jumbled and it spends far too much energy on quaint descriptions of "those wacky scientists" and too little on the actual subjects. And why does it have to keep making digs at "boring textbooks"? Read full review

Review: A Short History of Nearly Everything

User Review  - Karyn - Goodreads

When you take God out of the picture creation makes no sense. Read full review

Review: A Short History of Nearly Everything

User Review  - Miles Morreale - Goodreads

Phew. Took me a while to read this one. I find the title ironic since there is nothing short about this beast. There is some very interesting information on a multitude of topics in this book ... Read full review

Review: A Short History of Nearly Everything

User Review  - Goodreads

Phew. Took me a while to read this one. I find the title ironic since there is nothing short about this beast. There is some very interesting information on a multitude of topics in this book ... Read full review

Review: A Short History of Nearly Everything

User Review  - Hannah - Goodreads

I tried. I really did. As much as I love science and history- reading a plethora of scientist biographical snippets is hard to finish. If there was a book on some of these scientists, I would read ... Read full review

Review: A Short History of Nearly Everything

User Review  - Goodreads

I tried. I really did. As much as I love science and history- reading a plethora of scientist biographical snippets is hard to finish. If there was a book on some of these scientists, I would read ... Read full review

Review: A Short History of Nearly Everything

User Review  - Marilyn - Goodreads

Questions about the world and universe are answered in the book. Very dry and boring to read but I finished it. Read full review

Review: A Short History of Nearly Everything

User Review  - Goodreads

Questions about the world and universe are answered in the book. Very dry and boring to read but I finished it. Read full review

Review: A Short History of Nearly Everything

User Review  - Goodreads

I had to read this for my science class and Bryson is not a scientist himself, so I took everything he said with a grain of salt. He also focused too much on drama between scientists for my taste. Just wasn't for me. Read full review

Review: A Short History of Nearly Everything

User Review  - Elizabeth Johnson - Goodreads

I had to read this for my science class and Bryson is not a scientist himself, so I took everything he said with a grain of salt. He also focused too much on drama between scientists for my taste. Just wasn't for me. Read full review


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