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Sapiens : a graphic history : the birth of humankind. Volume one

by Harari, Yuval N. (Author)

Comic/Graphic Novel

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"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 "hum... Full description

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Summary: "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."--Publisher's description.
Item Description: Graphic novel adaptation of Sapiens: a brief history of humankind by Yuval N. Harari, translated by John Purcell and Haim Watzman.
Chiefly color illustrations.
Physical Description: 245 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm
ISBN: 9780063051331
0063051338
Author Notes: Yuval Noah Harari received a PhD in history from the University of Oxford. He lectures at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, specializing in world history. He has written several books including Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind which became a 2016 New York Times Bestsellers.

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