A short history of nearly everything

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table_of_contents 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.
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title A short history of nearly everything
title_display A short history of nearly everything
title_full A Short History of Nearly Everything, A short history of nearly everything / Bill Bryson, A short history of nearly everything [sound recording] / Bill Bryson
title_short A short history of nearly everything
title_sort short history of nearly everything
title_sub
topic Essays, History, Nonfiction, Science, Science Popular works
topic_facet Essays, History, Nonfiction, Science