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Sapiens

the birth of humankind

EAN:  9781787332812
Publicatiedatum:   04-02-2021
Formaat:  Hardback
Taal:  Engels
Aantal bladzijden:  240

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One hundred thousand years ago, at least six different species of humans inhabited Earth. Yet today there is only one--homo sapiens. What happened to the others? And what may happen to us?

In this full-color illustrated adaptation of his groundbreaking book, renowned historian Yuval Harari tells the story of humankind's creation and evolution, exploring the ways in which biology and history have defined us and enhanced our understanding of what it means to be "human." From examining the role evolving humans have played in the global ecosystem to charting the rise of empires, Sapiens challenges us to reconsider accepted beliefs, connect past developments with contemporary concerns, and view specific events within the context of larger ideas.

The first of four volumes of the graphic adaptation of the #1 New York Times bestseller by Yuval Noah Harari, now with gorgeous color illustrations and digestible text for readers of all ages. In this first volume of the full-color illustrated adaptation of his groundbreaking book, renowned historian Yuval Harari tells the story of humankind's creation and evolution, exploring the ways in which biology and history have defined us and enhanced our understanding of what it means to be "human." From examining the role evolving humans have played in the global ecosystem to charting the rise of empires, Sapiens challenges us to reconsider accepted beliefs, connect past developments with contemporary concerns, and view specific events within the context of larger ideas. Featuring 256 pages of full-color visuals and simplified text, this adaptation of the provocative and insightful book that landed on the reading lists of President Barack Obama and Bill Gates will bring fans and new readers alike into the wide and wonderful world of Harari's Sapiens.

The smash #1 New York Times and international bestseller recommended by President Barack Obama and Bill Gates, now available as a graphic novel with gorgeous full-color illustrations and concise, easy to comprehend text for readers of all ages.

Featuring 256 pages of full-color illustrations and easy-to-understand text, this adaptation of the mind-expanding book furthers the ongoing conversation as it introduces Harari's ideas to a wide new readership.

    EAN: 9781787332812
    Auteur: 
    Uitgever: Jonathan Cape (Penguin Random House)
    Publicatiedatum:   04-02-2021
    Formaat: Hardback
    Taal: Engels
    Gewicht: 1300 gr
    Voorraad:  Bestelbaar
    Aantal bladzijden: 240
    Reeks:   Sapiens