Genre: Popular Science
Published: 1 November 2005
Publisher: Doubleday

A Short History of Nearly Everything – Illustrated

by Bill Bryson

In his bestselling, prize-winning A SHORT HISTORY OF NEARLY EVERYTHING, Bill Bryson achieved the seemingly impossible by making the world of science both understandable and entertaining to millions of people around the globe. Now in this new illustrated edition, everything that has happened from the Big Bang to the rise of civilization is even more vividly brought to life with stunning full-colour photographs, drawings, portraits and cartoons.