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

Label
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
Statement of responsibility
Richard Dawkins ; illustrated by Dave McKean
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author of "The God delusion" addresses key scientific questions previously explained by rich mythologies, from the evolution of the first humans and the life cycle of stars to the principles of a rainbow and the origins of the universe
Cataloging source
DLC
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1941-
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Dawkins, Richard
Dewey number
501
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
Q173
LC item number
.D255 2011b
Literary form
non fiction
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McKean, Dave
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  • Science
  • Science
  • Reality
  • Nature
Label
The magic of reality : how we know what's really true, Richard Dawkins ; illustrated by Dave McKean
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Publication
Note
  • "October 2011"--T.p. verso
  • "Originally published in Great Britain by Transworld Publishers"--T.p. verso
  • 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
ocn709673132
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
1st Free Press hardcover ed.
Extent
271 p.
Isbn
9781439192818
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2011025607
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1340608
  • (OCoLC)709673132
Label
The magic of reality : how we know what's really true, Richard Dawkins ; illustrated by Dave McKean
Link
Publication
Note
  • "October 2011"--T.p. verso
  • "Originally published in Great Britain by Transworld Publishers"--T.p. verso
  • 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
ocn709673132
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
1st Free Press hardcover ed.
Extent
271 p.
Isbn
9781439192818
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2011025607
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1340608
  • (OCoLC)709673132

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