Genesis : the story of how everything began
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Segre, Erica, translator.
Carnell, Simon, 1962- translator.
Published
New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2021.
ISBN
9780374600488, 0374600481, 9781250829627, 1250829623
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Villa Park Public Library - Nonfiction
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Book
Edition
First American edition.
Physical Desc
223 pages ; 22 cm
Language
English

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General Note
"Originally published in Italian in 2019 by Giangiacomo Feltrinelli Editore, Milano, Italy, as Gesesi"--Title page verso.
General Note
"English translation originally published in 2021 by Profile Books Ltd, Great Britain"--Title page verso.
Description
"A breakout bestseller in Italy, now available for American readers for the first time, Genesis: The Story of How Everything Began is a short, humanistic tour of the origins of the universe, earth, and life-drawing on the latest discoveries in physics to explain the seven most significant moments in the creation of the cosmos"--,Provided by publisher.
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Tonelli reveals the extraordinary story of our genesis: from the origins of the universe, to the emergence of life on Earth, to the birth of human language with its power to describe the world. Evoking the seven days of biblical creation, he takes us on a brisk, lively tour through the evolution of our cosmos and considers the incredible challenges scientists face in exploring its mysteries. -- adapted from jacket.
Language
In English. Translated from the Italian.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Tonelli, G., Segre, E., & Carnell, S. (2021). Genesis: the story of how everything began (First American edition.). Farrar, Straus and Giroux.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Tonelli, Guido, 1950-, Erica, Segre and Simon Carnell. 2021. Genesis: The Story of How Everything Began. New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Tonelli, Guido, 1950-, Erica, Segre and Simon Carnell. Genesis: The Story of How Everything Began New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2021.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Tonelli, Guido, Erica Segre, and Simon Carnell. Genesis: The Story of How Everything Began First American edition., Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2021.

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