Absolutely Everything! (Hardcover)

A History of Earth, Dinosaurs, Rulers, Robots and Other Things Too Numerous to Mention

By Christopher Lloyd, Andy Forshaw (Illustrator)

What on Earth Books, 9781999802837, 352pp.

Publication Date: October 4, 2018

List Price: 21.99*
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Description

Discover how science, nature and history connect in this fast-paced, entertaining and incredibly informative history of the world, from the beginning of time to the present day.

Winner of a Parents' Choice Silver Honor 2018, shortlisted for the Teach Primary Book Awards 2019 and longlisted for the Blue Peter Book Awards 2019, Absolutely Everything looks set to become a classic.

How was our universe made from a tiny speck of energy? Where did the first trees, plants, animals and humans come from? What happened to the dinosaurs? What was so miserable about medieval times? How were railroads and electricity invented? What are the perils of global warming?

From the Neanderthals to the Wright Brothers, from the Silk Trade to the Industrial Revolution, from dinosaurs to plastic, embark on an entertaining journey across millennia and continents. With photos, illustrations, timelines and maps in every chapter, there is no better way to understand the earth's entire history than with this captivating book by Christopher Lloyd, author of the bestselling What on Earth Happened?.