The Cartoon History of the Universe II

A cartoon journey through the history of the universe from the big bang through the rise and fall of civilizations

Author: Larry Gonick

Publisher: Three Rivers Press

ISBN: 9780385420938

Category: Comics & Graphic Novels

Page: 305

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A cartoon journey through the history of the universe from the big bang through the rise and fall of civilizations

The Cartoon History of the Universe

A cartoon journey through the history of the universe from the big bang through the rise and fall of civilizations

Author: Larry Gonick

Publisher: Turtleback Books

ISBN: 9780606226400

Category: History

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A cartoon journey through the history of the universe from the big bang through the rise and fall of civilizations

Larry Gonick s the Cartoon History of the Universe

Humorous cartoons portray the origin of the universe, the evolution of life on earth, and the development of civilization up to Biblical times

Author: Larry Gonick

Publisher: William Morrow

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Category: Science

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Humorous cartoons portray the origin of the universe, the evolution of life on earth, and the development of civilization up to Biblical times



The Cartoon History of Time

Cartoon characters explain cosmology, quantum physics, and other concepts covered by Stephen Hawking's A Brief History of Time. Humorous graphic novel–style treatment, perfect for young readers and curious folk of all ages.

Author: Kate Charlesworth

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486315924

Category: Science

Page: 64

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Cartoon characters explain cosmology, quantum physics, and other concepts covered by Stephen Hawking's A Brief History of Time. Humorous graphic novel–style treatment, perfect for young readers and curious folk of all ages.

The Cartoon History of the Modern World Part 1

That series began with the Big Bang and ended with Christopher Columbus sailing for the New World. This book starts off with peoples that Columbus "discovered" and ends with the U.S. Revolution.

Author: Larry Gonick

Publisher: Harper Collins

ISBN: 0060760044

Category: History

Page: 272

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The Cartoon History of the Modern World is a wickedly funny take on modern history. It is essentially a complete and up–to–date course in college level Modern World History, but presented as a graphic novel. In an engaging and humorous graphic style, Larry Gonick covers the history, personalities and big topics that have shaped our universe over the past five centuries, including the Industrial Revolution, the American Revolution, the Russian Revolution, the evolution of political, social, economic, and scientific thought, Communism, Fascism, Nazism, the Cold War, Globalization––and much more. Volume I of the Cartoon History of the Modern World picks up from Gonick's award winning Cartoon History of the Universe Series. That series began with the Big Bang and ended with Christopher Columbus sailing for the New World. This book starts off with peoples that Columbus "discovered" and ends with the U.S. Revolution.

The Cartoon History of the Modern World Part 2

Author: Larry Gonick

Publisher: Harper Collins

ISBN: 0060760087

Category: History

Page: 272

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From celebrated artist Lary Gonick, here is the extraordinary story of the modern world, from the French Revolution to today. More than thirty years ago, master cartoonist and historian Larry Gonick began the epic task of creating a smart, accurate, and entertaining illustrated history of the world. In this, the fifth and final book of this beloved and critically acclaimed series, Gonick finally brings us up to the modern day. The Cartoon History of the Modern World, Part II picks up at the Enlightenment; continues through two and a half centuries of revolution, social and economic innovation, nationalism, colonialism, scientific progress, and the abolition of slavery; and concludes in the early twenty-first century with the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. Essentially a college-level course in modern world history, with equal attention given to every area of the globe, Gonick's witty and engaging pages bring the past to life and put a brilliant new spin on our world. Whether you are a longtime fan or a first-time reader, this thrilling conclusion of our civilization's monumental story is not to be missed!

Books in Print

14.00 ( 0-06-273098-3 , Harper Ref ) HarpC . Cartoonist . Betsy C. Byars . LC 77-
12782 . ( Illus . ) , 128p . ( gr . 3-7 ) . 1978. pap . 13.95 ( 0-670-20556-7 ) Viking
Child Cartoon History of the Universe , Vol . 1 : The Evolution of Bks . Everything .

Author: Bowker Editorial Staff

Publisher:

ISBN: 9780835235037

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Book Review Index

Author: Gale Group

Publisher: Book Review Index Cumulation

ISBN: 9780787665791

Category: Literary Criticism

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'Book Review Index' provides quick access to reviews of books, periodicals, books on tape and electronic media representing a wide range of popular, academic and professional interests. More than 600 publications are indexed, including journals and national general interest publications and newspapers. 'Book Review Index' is available in a three-issue subscription covering the current year or as an annual cumulation covering the past year.

PC World

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Software Reviews on File

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Comic Book space , SVGA , Microsoft Windows 3.1 or higher required VERSION :
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The Comic Art Collection Catalog

1-4 , 6-7 . The Cartoon History of the Universe . Vols . 1-7 / Larry Gonick . New
York : Doubleday , 1990 358 p . : ill . ; 28 cm . " From the big bang to Alexander
the Great . " The Cartoon History of Time / Kate Charlesworth , John Gribbin .

Author: Michigan State University. Libraries. Special Collections Division

Publisher: Greenwood

ISBN:

Category: Social Science

Page: 1435

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This is the most comprehensive dictionary available on comic art. The catalog provides detailed information about more than 60,000 cataloged books, magazines, scrapbooks, fanzines, comic books, and other materials in the Michigan State University Libraries, America's premiere library comics collection. Each book or serial is listed by title, with entries as appropriate under author, subject, and series. Besides the traditional books and magazines, significant collections of microfilm, sound recordings, vertical files, and realia (mainly T-shirts) are included. Comics and related materials are grouped by nationality and by genre.

The Cartoon Guide to Chemistry

Uses cartoons to discuss chemistry, covering the history of the field and examining such topics as acids, solutions, biochemistry, thermodynamics, logarithms, and physical and organic chemistry.

Author: Larry Gonick

Publisher:

ISBN: 9781435242692

Category: Humor

Page: 249

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Uses cartoons to discuss chemistry, covering the history of the field and examining such topics as acids, solutions, biochemistry, thermodynamics, logarithms, and physical and organic chemistry.

500 Essential Graphic Novels

An amazing achievement - both in terms of cartooning and popularizing history .
FURTHER READING : A Cartoon Guide to Physics ; A Cartoon Guide To
Chemistry ; A Cortoon History of the Universe Volumes 2 and 3 SEE ALSO ...

Author: Gene Kannenberg

Publisher: Ilex Press

ISBN:

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 527

View: 523

Featuring full-color images from the best moments in graphic novel history, this comprehensive reference explores everything from dragons, cow races, and monstrous rats to insider secrets from Casanova himself. Includes top ten must-reads for every popular genre.

MacUser

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Reference User Services Quarterly

( ISBN : 0 - 38526 - 520 - 4 ) The Cartoon History of the Universe Volumes 1 – 7 (
which has since been followed by ... By combining the cartoon medium with
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Newmedia

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