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Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind Paperback – 1 May 2015

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  • Paperback : 512 pages
  • ISBN-13 : 978-0099590088
  • ISBN-10 : 0099590085
  • Dimensions : 12.9 x 3.7 x 19.8 cm
  • Publisher : VINTAGE ARROW - MASS MARKET; 1st edition (1 May 2015)
  • Language: : English
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I would recommend Sapiens to anyone who’s interested in the history and future of our species ― Bill Gates

Interesting and provocative… It gives you a sense of how briefly we’ve been on this Earth ― Barack Obama

Jaw-dropping from the first word to the last… It may be the best book I’ve ever read ― Chris Evans

Tackles the biggest questions of history and the modern world… Written in unforgettably vivid language ― Jared Diamond

Startling... It changes the way you look at the world ― Simon Mayo

Sapiens is a starburst of a book, as enjoyable as it is stimulating ― Sunday Express

One of the best books I’ve read recently… Gives an excellent overview of how our species has developed ― Lily Cole

Sweeps the cobwebs out of your brain… Radiates power and clarity, making the world strange and new ― Sunday Times

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What makes us brilliant? What makes us deadly? What makes us Sapiens? This bestselling history of our species challenges everything we know about being human.

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