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The Resource The magic of reality : how we know what's really true, Richard Dawkins ; illustrated by Dave McKean

The magic of reality : how we know what's really true, Richard Dawkins ; illustrated by Dave McKean

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The magic of reality : how we know what's really true
Title
The magic of reality
Title remainder
how we know what's really true
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Richard Dawkins ; illustrated by Dave McKean
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magic of reality
Title variation remainder
how we know whats really true
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Language
eng
Summary
The Magic of Reality, with its explanations of space, time, evolution and more, will inspire and amaze readers of all ages - young adults, adults, children, octogenarians
Summary
Dawkins examines how people use science to make sense of the world and to answer the basic questions of existence. He also chronicles the time before the scientific method was developed, when society had only myth to explain the unknown
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Illustration
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10016047
Cataloging source
BT
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1941-
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Dawkins, Richard
Dewey number
501
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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McKean, Dave
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True
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  • Reality
  • Science
  • Science
  • Nature
Target audience
adult
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how we know what's really true
Label
The magic of reality : how we know what's really true, Richard Dawkins ; illustrated by Dave McKean
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
What is reality? What is magic? -- Who was the first person? -- Why are there so many different kinds of animals? -- What are things made of? -- Why do we have night and day, winter and summer? -- What is the sun? -- What is a rainbow? -- When and how did everything begin? -- Are we alone? -- What is an earthquake? -- Why do bad things happen? -- What is a miracle
Control code
000047772611
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
271 p.
Isbn
9780593066126
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
col. ill.
Label
The magic of reality : how we know what's really true, Richard Dawkins ; illustrated by Dave McKean
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
What is reality? What is magic? -- Who was the first person? -- Why are there so many different kinds of animals? -- What are things made of? -- Why do we have night and day, winter and summer? -- What is the sun? -- What is a rainbow? -- When and how did everything begin? -- Are we alone? -- What is an earthquake? -- Why do bad things happen? -- What is a miracle
Control code
000047772611
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
271 p.
Isbn
9780593066126
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
col. ill.

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