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Author Dawkins, Richard, 1941-

Title The magic of reality : how we know what's really true / Richard Dawkins ; illustrated by Dave McKean
Edition First Free Press trade paperback edition
Published New York Free Press, 2012


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Description 267 pages ; 22 cm
Contents Machine generated contents note: 1.What is reality? What is magic? -- 2.Who was the first person? -- 3.Why are there so many different kinds of animals? -- 4.What are things made of? -- 5.Why do we have night and day, winter and summer? -- 6.What is the sun? -- 7.What is a rainbow? -- 8.When and how did everything begin? -- 9.Are we alone? -- 10.What is an earthquake? -- 11.Why do bad things happen? -- 12.What is a miracle?
Notes "Originally published in Great Britain in 2012 by Transworld Publishers; a fully illustrated hardcover edition first published in Great Britain, with color illustrations by Dave McKean, in 2011 by Bantam Press, an imprint of Transworld Publishers"--Title page verso
Includes index
Subject Science -- Miscellanea.
Science -- Philosophy.
Genre/Form Trivia and miscellanea.
LC no. 2013409774
ISBN 9781451675047 (paperback)