Title: A Short History of Nearly Everything
Author: Bill Bryson
Genre: Non-Fiction, Science
Author’s Website: https://www.penguin.co.uk/authors/bill-bryson/1017933/
Dr Perera’s Rating:
A recommended book for those interested in factual knowledge. Well written and easy to read, Bryson explains complex phenomena in terms that are readily understood in his Short History of Nearly Everything. He touches on a variety of topics giving the reader an overview of everything from the Big Bang to the rise and fall of civilizations. For those who want an – even – shorter version, check the author’s website at Penguin for A Really Short History of Nearly Everything.