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The What on Earth? Wallbook of Natural History

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Brush up on your history of life on Earth, with this fun and informative guide - the first ever attempt to illustrate the entire history of nature on a single piece of paper.

ISBN: 978 0 565 09297 9

Author: Christopher Lloyd. Illustrated by Andy Forshaw

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The What on Earth? Wallbook of Natural History

£ 15


The What on Earth? Wallbook of Natural History tells the complete story of natural history from the formation of the Earth to the latest breakthroughs in evolutionary science.

The A3 book has a fully illustrated timeline and can either be read like a book or unfolded to 2.3 metres and stuck on a wall.

On one side you will find the 4.5 billion year timeline. It is a unique, illustrated guide to the past that cleverly links subjects together from asteroids to algae. Key themes are grouped in streams of colour including the land, sea and sky, and these provide a backdrop to all the major events of natural history.

On the reverse side there is another timeline, which identifies the people behind the science and highlights key moments in the understanding of natural science from Aristotle to the present day.

This colourful, educational book is perfect for younger readers but relevant to all ages.

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