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Cartoon History of the Universe

Larry Gonick

Cartoon History of the Universe

River Realms

by Larry Gonick

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Published by Rip Off Pr .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8254351M
ISBN 100896200078
ISBN 109780896200074
OCLC/WorldCa34259119

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.   The Cartoon History of the Universe Volumes From the Big Bang to Alexander the Great/5(6).

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 . Imagine a collaboration between Arnold Toynbee and R. Crumb and you get a pretty good idea of Gonick's clever and ambitious comic book series. This volume should not be taken as some kind of Mel Brooksish joke. Gonick does his research and interprets his sources with scholarly care. Inspired by the educational comic books of Latin American artist RIUS, Gonick makes world Author: Larry Gonick.

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 . 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.


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Praised by Jonathan Spence in the New York Times /5(92). 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.

The Cartoon History of the Universe by Larry Gonick,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(K). 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 III: From the Rise of Arabia to the Renaissance by Larry Gonick; 4 editions; First published in ; Subjects: World.

Cartoon History of the Universe: From the Rise 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 /5(11). 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(). Larry Gonick, Author Main Street Books $ (p) ISBN   Book Review: 'The Cartoon History of the Universe' By Ty Burr Updated Octo at AM EDT. 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). 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.

Regular edition. Glossy paper cover. Cover art by Larry Gonick. The Evolution of Everything, script and art by Larry Gonick; History from the Big Bang thru the extinction of the Dinosars and the rise of Mammals.

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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 5/5(5).

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