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Electric Universe by David Bodanis
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Feb 28, 2006 | ISBN 9780307335982
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    Feb 28, 2006 | ISBN 9780307335982

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    Feb 15, 2005 | ISBN 9781400050604

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Praise

“A technological odyssey complete with heroes and villains, triumph and tragedy—a true scientific adventure.” —Simon Singh, author of Big Bang

“Though science is omnipresent in Electric Universe, it’s only part of the literary equation. Living, breathing, laughing, loving, vainglorious, extraordinarily gifted humans get plenty of ink as well.” Chicago Sun-Times

“Anyone who has considered the inner workings of a computer (or even a toaster) would get a charge out of Bodanis’s history of electricity. . . . [He] adds more than a touch of drama to his lucid and informative science lessons.” Entertainment Weekly

“Hugely impressive. No one makes complex science more fascinating and accessible—and indeed more pleasurable—than David Bodanis.” —Bill Bryson

Awards

New York Public Library Books for the Teen Age WINNER 2006

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