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A very good book. A very important book for us armchair everythings.Published 2 days ago by William C. Walker
Fun to read, informative in a very easy language to understand.Published 2 days ago by Sorour Bozorgnia
Entertaining, informative and great fodder for conversations.
I had a hard time setting this book down once I read it. Highly recommended.
I'm not completely through with the book at this point.....but I'm enjoying it VERY much!!! There is a lot of great scientific information in it and all of it is fascinating,... Read morePublished 5 days ago by Amy Hayden
Bryson is brilliant. He can put a picture in your mind of things you may never have thought you would be able to comprehend. Read morePublished 5 days ago by Taylormade
Covers so much important information in a manner that is easily understood!Published 6 days ago by Jacquelyn B. Shipp
Still reading, loving and learning from this wonderful book (suggested by Farid Zakaria)Published 7 days ago by Melissa Vickery
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I would recommend the Third Chimpanzee by Jared Diamond as a good place to start.
Jan 2, 2012 by M. Vanegas | See all 4 posts
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I think there should be some kind of figure of merit in the Kindle book description that gives a feel for the Kindle edition Vs. the paper edition with respect to the illustrations. For example, if the book has no illustrations, the figure would be 10. If the book has illustrations and they do... Read More
Dec 21, 2010 by S. Schmidt | See all 3 posts
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I'm reading this book right now. While there will be a few small things here and there that are out of date (like Pluto's status) the majority of the book covers the history of how we know these things. So all the information about Percevil Lowell, Pluto's moon, Clyde Tombaugh, and all other... Read More
Jun 5, 2011 by J. Cahill | See all 4 posts
|What errors have you found in the book and how serious are they?||
Regarding emailing for a 5 page list: it would be helpful if you could post at least some of your examples here so that everyone could get an idea of what you're talking about.
Oct 2, 2007 by Doc Dave | See all 26 posts
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