A Short History of Nearly Everything
W. F. Howes Limited, Jan 7, 2013
'A Short History of Nearly Everything' is Bill Bryson's quest to understand everything that has happened from the Big Bang to the rise of civilization. He takes subjects that normally bore the pants off most of us, like geology, chemistry and particle physics, and aims to render them comprehensible to people who have never thought they could be interested in science. In the company of some extraordinary scientists, Bill Bryson reveals the world in a way most of us have never seen it before.
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Review: A Short History of Nearly EverythingUser Review - Kamesh Chivukula - Goodreads
A great book on the history off science from a master story teller. After reading this book I was Grief stricken for not choosing science as a career of choice. After reading the paper back, I brought ... Read full review
Review: A Short History of Nearly EverythingUser Review - Ankit - Goodreads
So much to learn, so little time. Bill Bryson does a great job of taking us from the origins of the universe, the geology of the Earth, scientific discoveries and how modern human beings came to be ... Read full review