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The Resource A short history of nearly everything, Bill Bryson

A short history of nearly everything, Bill Bryson

Label
A short history of nearly everything
Title
A short history of nearly everything
Statement of responsibility
Bill Bryson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Bill Bryson shares with readers his quest to try and gain a greater understanding of science's most mindboggling questions and theories, including the Big Bang theory. His sometimes humorous account of his travels creates one entertaining scientific tale
Cataloging source
GEC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bryson, Bill
Credits note
Executive producer, Sherry Huber; producer, John Wager; abridgement by Virginia Noonan
Dewey number
523.1
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
Q162
LC item number
.B88 2003 Audio CD
Literary text for sound recordings
essays
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by the author
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Science
  • Science
Target audience
general
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
A short history of nearly everything, Bill Bryson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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; The stuff of life -- Road to us: Ice time; Mysterious biped; Restless ape; Good-bye
Control code
ocm52170890
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Abridged.
Extent
5 audio discs (6 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780739302941
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other control number
9780739302941
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
RHCD 295
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)52170890
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
A short history of nearly everything, Bill Bryson
Publication
Note
Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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; The stuff of life -- Road to us: Ice time; Mysterious biped; Restless ape; Good-bye
Control code
ocm52170890
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Abridged.
Extent
5 audio discs (6 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780739302941
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other control number
9780739302941
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
RHCD 295
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)52170890
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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