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Doctor Who: A History of the Universe in 100 Objects (Doctor Who)

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From a lipstick at the dawn of creation to a fob watch at the end of time, these 100 objects tell the story of the universe and the most important man in it: the Doctor. Along the way, civilizations will rise at the stroke of a match and fall to a sneeze. Scarves will be knitted by the wives of prophets, and ray guns will be built by royalty. This fascinating book also explains the real-world history of the various objects - from the invention of the Loch Ness Monster legend in the 1930s to how long it would really take to send a message of universal domination. It uncovers the hidden history of the Time Lords, presents an illustrated guide to invisible monsters, and explores the Rani's wardrobe. Containing full-color photographs and exclusive artwork, A History of the Universe in 100 Objects is the essential guide to the most iconic items ever seen in Doctor Who.

Synopsis:

The history of the Doctor though 100 famous - and infamous - objects!

About the Author

James Goss has written three Torchwood novels, a Doctor Who novel, and two radio plays, as well as a Being Human book. His Doctor Who audiobook Dead Air won Best Audiobook 2010. James also spent seven years working on the BBCs official Doctor Who website and co-wrote the website for Torchwood Series One. His books Dead of Winter and First Born were both nominated for the 2012 British Fantasy Society Awards.

Steve Tribe is the author of the Doctor Who books The Time Travellers Almanac, Companions and Allies and The TARDIS Handbook, and of the audiobook Doctor Who: The Essential Companion. He has edited over a hundred Doctor Who, Torchwood, Being Human and Sherlock books, and co-wrote The Dalek Handbook with James Goss.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781849904810
Author:
Goss, James
Publisher:
BBC Books
Author:
Tribe, Steve
Subject:
Science / General
Subject:
doctor who;science fiction
Subject:
Science Fiction and Fantasy-A to Z
Copyright:
Publication Date:
20130431
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Language:
English
Pages:
256
Dimensions:
10 x 7.63 x 0.85 in 2.2 lb

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