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The Resource A really short history of nearly everything, Bill Bryson

A really short history of nearly everything, Bill Bryson

Label
A really short history of nearly everything
Title
A really short history of nearly everything
Statement of responsibility
Bill Bryson
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This title covers the wonder and mysteries of time and space, the crackpot theories which held sway for far too long, the discoveries which advanced whole areas of science when people were looking for something else, and the fact that, somehow, the universe exists and, against all odds, life came to be on this planet we call home
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Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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Bryson, Bill
Dewey number
  • 550
  • 550
  • 550
  • 550
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
Juvenile
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Long, Daniel
  • Cooper, Dawn
  • Sotés Vicente, Jesús
  • Ponder, Katie
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  • Cosmology
  • Evolution
  • Discoveries in science
  • Earth (Planet)
  • Non-Fiction 9+
  • Nature, Earth and Environment
Target audience
juvenile
Label
A really short history of nearly everything, Bill Bryson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Previous edition: London: Doubleday, 2008
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9780241451939
Dimensions
31 cm
Edition
  • New edition /
  • illustrated by Daniel Long & Dawn Cooper & Jesús Sotés & Katie Ponder.
Extent
170 pages
Isbn
9780241451939
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (colour), maps (colour)
Label
A really short history of nearly everything, Bill Bryson
Publication
Note
  • Previous edition: London: Doubleday, 2008
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9780241451939
Dimensions
31 cm
Edition
  • New edition /
  • illustrated by Daniel Long & Dawn Cooper & Jesús Sotés & Katie Ponder.
Extent
170 pages
Isbn
9780241451939
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (colour), maps (colour)

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