A Short History of Nearly Everything, Bill Bryson
Write a well-written review of the book you chose Heres the list of the books to be picked , you can pick the book that you have access with/to just one book and please let me know.
A Flag Worth Dying For: The Power and Politics of National Symbols, Tim Marshall A Short History of Nearly Everything, Bill Bryson Air Apparent: How Meteorologists Learned to Map, Predict and Dramatize Weather, Mark Monmonier Atlantic: Great Sea Battles, Heroic Discoveries, Titanic Storms & a Vast Ocean of a Million Stories, Simon Winchester Cascadia’s Fault, Jerry Thompson Chernobyl: The History of a Nuclear Catastrophe, Serhii Plokhy
Door to Door: The Magnificent, Maddening, Mysterious World of Transportation, Edward Humes Endurance: Shackleton’s Incredible Voyage, Alfred Lansing Five Days at Memorial: Life and Death in a Storm-Ravaged Hospital, Sheri Fink Flu:
The Story Of the Great Influenza Pandemic of 1918 and the Search for the Virus That Caused It, Gina Kolata How To Lie With Maps, Mark Monmonier Imperfect Union: How Jessie and John Frémont Mapped the West, Invented Celebrity, and Helped Cause the Civil War, Steve Inskeep Instant City: Life and Death in Karachi, Steve Inskeep Krakatoa:
The Day the World Exploded: August 27, 1883, Simon Winchester Longitude: The True Story of a Lone Genius Who Solved the Greatest Scientific Problem of His Time, Dava Sobel Ninety Percent of Everything: Inside Shipping, the Invisible Industry That Puts Clothes on Your Back, Gas in Your Car, and Food on Your Plate, Rose George One Child: The Story of China’s Most Radical Experiment, Mei Fong Origins: How Earth’s History Shaped Human History,
Lewis Dartnell approximately two to three pages long, double-spaced. Begin by summarizing the main ideas of the book. This should not be a blow-by-blow summary of the book but a big-picture overview. Then write about what was new to you, what you found surprising, and most helpful. Conclude with your analysis and opinion on the book and its ideas.
Finally, after your paper concludes, please share your three to five favorite quotes from the book. Be sure to proofread, edit, and rewrite your book report very carefully. About a third of your points will come from an evaluation of your grammar, the writing quality, and how you articulately express your ideas.
Heres the grade criteria; Book Review Book Review Criteria Ratings Pts This criterion is linked to a Learning Outcome Introduction and Overview The book is appropriately summarized with a big-picture overview. 15.0 to >0.0 pts Full Marks 0.0 pts No Marks 15.0 pts
This criterion is linked to a Learning Outcome Analysis A well thought-out analysis of the book shows critical thinking about the book. 15.0 to >0.0 pts Full Marks 0.0 pts No Marks 15.0 pts This criterion is linked to a Learning Outcome Writing Grammar, the writing quality, and how you articulately express your ideas. 15.0 to >0.0 pts Full Marks 0.0 pts No Marks 15.0 pts This criterion is linked to a Learning Outcome Quotes Include and cite your 3-5 favorite quotes from the book. 5.0 to >0.0 pts Full Marks 0.0 pts No Marks