Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind
Publish date: 2015-04-30
Pages no: 512
Edition language: English
Excellent overview of the development of human society from hunters gathers to the present day.
This book! My mind is blown. I was enraptured in the genius of it. I feel like I need to reread a few times just to let everything sink in. It's a very scientific factual approach to the history of life. It's not biased in any way. I highly recommend.
Good read. It started slow, but even so, I thought fascinating with the thought of the varies Homo species walking around together. Their migrations as well was interesting. Then it hit its stride in talking about the religions and how they were pretty much all based on each other. Definitely no...
Auf 508 Seiten führt Yuval Harari den Leser durch 100.000 Jahre Menschheitsgeschichte. Die beginnt mit dem Menschen als ziemlich unauffälligem Tier unter anderen Tieren. Das ändert sich erst mit der ersten von insgesamt drei Revolutionen, die Harari als Schlüsselerlebnisse für die Menschheitsgeschic...
This book is a masterpiece. I feel fortunate that I discovered it before most other people. I discovered it by reading an extremely negative review for this book in the Wall Street Journal written by a historian. (In his defense, he just didn't understand that this is not a history book, and he h...