Bill Nye's Cordwood


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(4.5 stars; 2 reviews)

From Galileo to Grover Cleveland, from wasps to cattle, from dinosaurs to the railroad, Bill Nye's wide ranging wit pokes gentle fun at everything and everybody. This book is another wonderful collection of his thoughts on late 19th century America. - Summary by Tom Penn (3 hr 44 min)

Chapters

Bill Nye on the Cow Industry 7:34 Read by John
A New Biography of Galileo 9:09 Read by John
Methuselah 9:03 Read by John
Note on Some Spring Styles 6:13 Read by John
Hunting an Ichthyosaurus 7:15 Read by Phil Schempf
True Merit Rewarded 4:58 Read by yaelh
Bill Nye Condoles with Cleveland 8:02 Read by DrPGould
No Doubt as to His Condition and Cyclones 6:50 Read by Tom Penn
The Earth 8:55 Read by Steve C
Francisco Pizarro's Career 8:52 Read by Lynda Marie Neilson
Bill Nye Discovers 6:50 Read by LT
Bill Nye 'Incubates.' 7:27 Read by LT
Bill Nye on Tobacco,--A discourager of Cannibalism 5:54 Read by DrPGould
Bill Nye's Arctic-le 8:58 Read by Lynda Marie Neilson
Bill Nye's Answers to Correspondents 5:55 Read by DrPGould
Bill Nye Preparing a Political Speech in Advance for a Time of Need 7:23 Read by DrPGould
Bill Nye on Railroads 7:04 Read by Bruce Kachuk
Bill Nye's Letter 6:17 Read by Bruce Kachuk
Bill Nye Attends 6:26 Read by Bruce Kachuk
Favored a Higher Fine 4:50 Read by Lynda Marie Neilson
How Bill Nye Failed to Make the Amende Honorable--a Pathetic Incident 5:07 Read by Lynda Marie Neilson
Seeing a Saw Mill 3:28 Read by Lynda Marie Neilson
How a Chinaman Rides the Untamed Broncho 4:24 Read by Lynda Marie Neilson
Bill Nye Wants to Know How to Preserve Game 8:07 Read by Lynda Marie Neilson
Bill Nye Attends Booth's 'Hamlet' 7:47 Read by Lynda Marie Neilson
Bill Nye's Advice 6:46 Read by DrPGould
A Would-be Hostelry 8:41 Read by Steve C
Bill Nye's Hornets 2:35 Read by DrPGould
A Tragedy 2:03 Read by Nemo
The Bronco Cow 2:32 Read by Nemo
Autumn Thoughts 4:34 Read by Nemo
Bill Nye's Advice Bag 7:13 Read by LT
Mr. Sweeney's Cat 4:06 Read by LT
Bill Nye's Letter 5:55 Read by LT
Declined With Thanks 6:59 Read by DrPGould