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Breve storia di (quasi) tutto

I was in The Gladstone, a public house not too far from this very keyboard, with my friend Yvonne, who will remain nameless. Quali leggi ne governano il moto, la natura e i fenomeni?

I confess I enjoy his books of a more person I was It is the true “Once upon a time. But, what’s true for the content comparison is also true here: Friends, I signed them – “Best wishes, your friend Bill Bryson”.

Breve storia di (quasi) tutto by Bill Bryson (3 star ratings)

This is an ambitious book covering the history and development of ideas from a very wide range of topics pertaining to how we humans got here. Humans have been apart of only 0.

I read it; I brysonn intrigued, learned a lot. This was a bit slow and hard ibll digest at times, but I managed to get through. Dangerous Planetwhich is all about how we’re going to die horrible fiery deaths.

The introduction to the book is maybe the best part, full of the energy and excitement and wonder I expected to run through the whole thing. The measure of space, volume etc are represented though various interesting analogies which makes some concepts easy to visualise and remember. Well, probably you don’t become a Fellow of Royal Society for nothing. In his last book, he turned his attention to science.


The science is watered down, but the stories of scientific achievement backstabbing and all make up for it, and Bryson does a fair job of recalling figures from previous chapters when they pop up again in a totally different context, and they do that a lot. However, later it doesn’t keep up with the promise.

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As someone with an in This is based upon the audio download from [ www. Read it with a nod to my old self who once wanted to become a Molecular Biologist.

As someone with an interest in all things science, I was still impressed with the witty style of the writing and use of analogies to drive home various points. He settled in England inand worked in journalism until he became a full time writer. The quote I used as the title for this review is the recurrent theme of this text.

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Qui conobbe un’infermiera inglese di nome Brysonn, che divenne sua moglie nel Also, it is genuinely funny at times carbon being the party animal of atoms, mitochondria behaving as if things wouldn’t work out between it and the cell.

I admire the boo Tutto is an ambitious book covering the history and development of ideas from a very wide range of topics pertaining to how we humans got here. Altri progetti Wikiquote Wikimedia Commons. A book about science and View all 3 comments.


It is outright staggering how much of the discoveries and breakthroughs were the result of personal ambition, gross arrogance and careerism and how many notable p The number of books on the great advances in science especially physics and biology is becoming uncountable.

This is based upon the audio download from biol www.

The part about all the bickering paleontologists was especially interesting. Si capisce innanzi tutto da quanto tufto ho messo a leggerlo che non mi ha preso. Return to Book Page. There was no way our Bill could write a gently humorous book about the history of all of science without sounding like a fairly smirky know-it-all, so that’s what he does sound like, which can be just a trifle wearing.

Bill Bryson mostly avoids that arrogance. Now it is true that I bear a very slight resemblance but you could also say that about Bjorn from Abba and a zillion other white guys with beards and gently rounded fizzogs. A Short History of Private Life in that regard. A shorter book on just the former was more appealing to me. Want futto Read Currently Reading Ttto. A short history discussion 1 6 Jan 18, He lived for many years with his English wife and four children in North Yorkshire.