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The Globe

(2002)
(The second book in the Science of Discworld series)
A non fiction book by

 
The acclaimed Science of Discworld centred on an original Pratchett story about the Wizards of Discworld. In it they accidentally witnessed the creation and evolution of our universe, a plot which was interleaved with a Cohen & Stewart non-fiction narrative about Big Science. In The Science of Discworld II our authors join forces again to see just what happens when the wizards meddle with history in a battle against the elves for the future of humanity on Earth. London is replaced by a dozy Neanderthal village.

The Renaissance is given a push. The role of fat women in art is developed. And one very famous playwright gets born and writes The Play. Weaving together a fast-paced Discworld novelette with cutting-edge scientific commentary on the evolution and development of the human mind, culture, language, art, and science, this is a book in which 'the hard science is as gripping as the fiction'. (The Times)

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Hardback Editions

May 2002 : UK Hardback
thumbTitle: The Science of Discworld II: The Globe
Author(s): Terry Pratchett, Ian Stewart, Jack S Cohen
ISBN: 0-09-188273-7 / 978-0-09-188273-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Ebury Press
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   

Paperback Editions

January 2015 : USA Paperback
thumbTitle: The Globe: The Science of Discworld II: A Novel (An Anchor Books Original)
Author(s): Terry Pratchett, Ian Stewart, Jack Cohen
ISBN: 0-8041-6896-2 / 978-0-8041-6896-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Anchor
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

April 2013 : UK Paperback
thumbTitle: The Science Of Discworld II: The Globe: 2 (Science of Discworld 2)
Author(s): Ian Stewart, Jack Cohen, Terry Pratchett
ISBN: 0-09-195171-2 / 978-0-09-195171-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Ebury Press
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

May 2003 : UK Paperback
thumbTitle: The Science of Discworld II: The Globe: 2
Author(s): Terry Pratchett, Ian Stewart, Jack S Cohen
ISBN: 0-09-188805-0 / 978-0-09-188805-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Ebury Press
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Audio Editions

January 2015 : USA Audio edition
thumbTitle: The Globe: The Science of Discworld II: A Novel
Author(s): Terry Pratchett, Ian Stewart, Jack Cohen
Publisher: Random House Audio
Availability: Amazon   

July 2012 : USA Audio edition
thumbTitle: The Science of Discworld II: The Globe
Author(s): Terry Pratchett, Ian Stewart, Jack Cohen
Publisher: Random House AudioBooks
Availability: Amazon   

July 2012 : UK Audio edition
thumbTitle: The Science of Discworld II: The Globe
Author(s): Terry Pratchett, Ian Stewart, Jack Cohen
Publisher: Random House AudioBooks
Availability: Amazon UK   

Kindle Editions

January 2015 : USA Kindle edition
thumbTitle: The Globe: The Science of Discworld II: A Novel
Author(s): Terry Pratchett, Ian Stewart, Jack Cohen
Publisher: Anchor
Availability: Amazon   

June 2011 : Canada, UK Kindle edition
thumbTitle: The Science Of Discworld II: The Globe (The Science of Discworld Series Book 2)
Author(s): Ian Stewart, Jack Cohen, Terry Pratchett
Publisher: Ebury Digital
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


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