The cartoon history of the universe

by Larry Gonick

Publisher: Rip Off Press in San Francisco

Written in English
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StatementLarry Gonick
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. (chiefly ill.)
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  The Cartoon History of the Modern World II () – pages; So we’re dealing with well over pages here! I’ll talk about the History of the United States at the end, so starting off withThe Cartoon History of the Universe I, it does indeed provide a history of the universe, but only for one chapter. In fact, at about 50 pages in we.   Cartoon Guide to Statistics Apple FF. The Cartoon History of the Universe. The Cartoon Guide to Algebra. The Cartoon Guide to Biology. Hypercapitalisme. More ways to shop: Find an Apple Store or other retailer near you. Or call MY-APPLE. Choose your country or region/5(4).   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. Cartoon History of the Universe Volumes , Paperback by Gonick, Larry, ISBN , ISBN , Like New Used, Free shipping in the US A cartoon journey through the history of the universe from the big bang through the rise and fall of civilizationsSeller Rating: % positive.

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Whether you are a fan of history, comics, or Gonick's books, The Cartoon History of the Universe I is a great place to start. Part I contains volumes 1 to 7, from the Big Bang to Alexander the Great.

From Publishers Weekly. Gonick's hilariously informative history of the planet is a great addition to the growing field of comics trade books. Cited by: 8.

I have the print version of cartoon history of the Universe Volumes I have read some of the Gonick cartoon books and give them 5 stars. As I am having difficulty seeing up close now, I get books on Kindle and have it go to my computer so that I can expand the print and see the text better/5().

An irreverent survey in comics spanning world history from the birth of Islam to the Byzantine Empire to the Italian Renaissance. Larry Gonick's celebrated series The Cartoon History of the Universe is a unique fusion of world history and the comics medium, a work of serious scholarship and a masterpiece of popular literature.

Praised by historians as a narrative and/5. Larry Gonick (born ) is a cartoonist best known for The Cartoon History of the Universe, a history of the world in comic book form, which he has been publishing in installments since He has also written The Cartoon History of the United States, and he has adapted the format for a series of co-written guidebooks on other subjects /5().

Larry Gonick (born ) is a cartoonist best known for The Cartoon History of the Universe, a history of the world in comic book form, which he has been publishing in installments since He has also written The Cartoon History of the United States, and he has adapted the format for a series of co-written guidebooks on other subjects /5.

The cartoon history of the universe III, [volumes ]: from the rise of Arabia to the RenaissanceW.W. Norton & Company in English - 1st ed. The Cartoon History of the Universe is Exactly What It Says on the Tin. Written and drawn by Larry Gonick over thirty years, this series of non-fictional graphic novels is basically a humorous Cliff's Notes of history in comic book format.

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The Cartoon History of the Universe is an excellent series. Volume two covers history from the death of Alexander the Great through the fall of Rome and includes Chinese history up through around 0 AD. One thing that I really like about this series is the good research that went into it.5/5(5).

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Whether you are a fan of history, comics, or Gonick's books, The Cartoon History of the Universe I is a great place to start. Part I contains volumes 1 to 7, from the Big Bang to Alexander the Great. Part I contains volumes 1 to 7, from the Big Bang to Alexander the Great/5().

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Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(). Larry Gonick, Author Main Street Books $ (p) ISBN   The Cartoon History of the Universe series lays out a frame or foundation for otherwise dreary historical matter. After reading this comic series, it's much easier to pick up a history book and build on that base or even make adjustments to suit what you find more accurate.5/5(5).

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FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed/5(7). Larry Gonick is a professional cartoonist and author of The Cartoon History of the Universe series, among other illustrated books.

He lives in San Francisco, California. Product Details. Larry Gonick's The Cartoon History of the Universe III is a comic book with a serious purpose Nicholas Lezard Sat 22 Feb EST First published on Sat 22 Feb EST. Cartoon History I've gotten a lot of questions lately about this series, so today I am reviewing the Cartoon History of the Universe series by Larry Gonick.

Skip navigation. The cartoon history of the universe. [Larry Gonick] -- A cartoon journey through the history of the universe from the big bang through the rise and fall of civilizations.

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The Cartoon History of the Universe is Exactly What It Says on the Tin. Written and drawn by Larry Gonick, this series of non-fictional graphic novels is basically a Cliff's Notes of history in comic book format.

The first volume begins with the big bang, and subsequent volumes cover the evolution of life on Earth, the dawn of man, and into early human history. Volume 19 covers up to the. About The Cartoon History of the Universe II.

Here’s a new installment of the phenomenal bestseller that Publishers Weekly selected as one of the twelve graphic books of all ng ages and continents from Ancient India to Rome and China in A.D. Volume II is hip, funny, and full of info. The first Cartoon History of the Universe won raves from book critics and general readers alike and became a smash bestseller.

Now Larry Gonick's back, with six more hilarious volumes in one tremendous package. Hip, multicultural, and funny, it has something for absolutely everyone. Category: Humor The Cartoon History Of The Universe. Bywhen cartoonist Larry Gonick's Cartoon History of the Universe first appeared, the use of comics to teach history was nothing new.

Decades earlier, Dick's Adventures in Dreamland, which had been made for little or no other purpose, had achieved national distribution from King Features Syndicate — to say nothing of Texas History Movies and TAmerica's Best Buy: The Louisiana Purchase.

The first Cartoon History of the Universe won raves from book critics and general readers alike and became a smash bestseller. Now Larry Gonick's back, with six more hilarious volumes in one tremendous package.

Hip, multicultural, and funny, it has something for absolutely everyone. Larry Gonick (born ) is a cartoonist best known for The Cartoon History of the Universe, a history of the world in comic book form, which he published in installments from to He has also written The Cartoon History of the United States, and he has adapted the format for a series of co-written guidebooks on other subjects, beginning with The Cartoon Guide to Genetics in   The Cartoon History of the Universe Volumes From the Big Bang to Alexander the Great/5(6).

It's also a "tour de force": A cartoon history of the universe? It would seem preposterous at first glance, but the author pulls it off and does a commendable job of summarizing millions of years of first natural and then human history into cartoon panels.

This book might just give those who read it the spark to want to learn more.Get this from a library! The cartoon history of the universe. [Larry Gonick] -- Here's a new installment of the phenomenal bestseller that Publishers Weekly selected as one of the twelve best graphic books of all time.

Spanning ages and continents from Ancient India to Rome and.About the Book With lively drawings and surprisingly thorough text, Gonick rides with Paul Revere and flies with Sputnik through the salient points of our nation's history. In the tradition of Gonick's The Cartoon Guide to the Universe, and other books in the series, this is an entertaining and informative way to fill in those ever-widening.