A short history of nearly everything [sound recording] / Bill Bryson.
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Summary:The author wrote this book so that everyone could understand and appreciate ... the wonder and accomplishments of science at a level that isn't too technical or demanding, but isn't entirely superficial either.-Introd.
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|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Circulation Modifier||Age Hold Protection||Active/Create Date||Status||Due Date|
|Hood River County Library||CD 500 BRY (Text)||33892005610663||Adult Audiobooks||Audiobook CD||None||06/28/2012||Checked out||09/28/2021|
- ISBN: 0736693203
- ISBN: 9780736693202
- Physical Description: 15 sound discs (19 hr., 30 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
- Edition: Library edition.
- Publisher: Santa Ana, CA : Books on Tape, 
- Copyright: ℗2003.
|Formatted Contents Note:||
Lost in the cosmos: How to build a universe; Welcome to the solar system; Reverend Evans's universe -- Size of the earth: Measure of things; Stone-breakers; Science red in tooth and claw; Elemental matters -- New age dawns: Einstein's universe; Mighty atom; Getting the lead out; Muster Mark's quarks; Earth moves -- Dangerous planet: Bang!; Fire below; Dangerous beauty -- Life itself: Lonely planet; Into the troposphere; Bounding main; Rise of life; Small world; Life goes on; Good-bye to all that; Richness of being; Cells; Darwin's singular notion -- Road to us: Ice time; Mysterious biped; Restless ape; Good-bye.
|Participant or Performer Note:||
Read by Richard Matthews.
The author wrote this book so that everyone could understand and appreciate ... the wonder and accomplishments of science at a level that isn't too technical or demanding, but isn't entirely superficial either.-Introd.
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