Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind

Valutazione media 4,33
( su 33.644 valutazioni fornite da GoodReads )
 
9780099590088: Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind

THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER

Planet Earth is 4.5 billion years old. In just a fraction of that time, one species among countless others has conquered it. Us.

We are the most advanced and most destructive animals ever to have lived. What makes us brilliant? What makes us deadly? What makes us Sapiens?

In this bold and provocative book, Yuval Noah Harari explores who we are, how we got here and where we’re going.

Sapiens is a thrilling account of humankind’s extraordinary history – from the Stone Age to the Silicon Age – and our journey from insignificant apes to rulers of the world

‘It tackles the biggest questions of history and of the modern world, and it is written in unforgettably vivid language. You will love it!’ Jared Diamond, author of Guns, Germs and Steel

For more, visit www.ynharari.com

Le informazioni nella sezione "Riassunto" possono far riferimento a edizioni diverse di questo titolo.

Book Description:

" A rare book...thrilling and breathtaking" ( The Observer)

" I have just read Yuval Noah Harari's book Sapiens. It is brilliant. Most likely the best - and I have read very many - on the history of humankind. I have never read anything better" (Henning Mankell)

" Full of shocking and wondrous stories" ( Sunday Times)

" Sapiens is a starburst of a book, as enjoyable as it is stimulating" ( Sunday Express)

" Reading it is like having a mental massage, cold shower and brisk workout, and all in the comfort of your own home" (Esther Rantzen Mail on Sunday)

" Provocative, thrilling erudite… One of the year’s most talked-about books" ( Metro)

" Consistently engaging…Harari writes prose that leaps from the page. His broad sweep, collating philosophy, science, history and economics, creates moments of eyebrow-raising revelation for a reader from any background" ( New Statesman)

"Sapiens is a fast-paced, witty and challenging romp through 70,000 years of human history...I did love it, and if you are interested in the whole story of humankind, I'm confident that you will love it too" ( Literary Review)

"Harari is able to be as refreshingly clear in his discussions of biology, of evolutionary anthropology and of economics as he is of historical trends… Stick with him and you learn a lot" ( Daily Telegraph)

"We usually think that we are an outcome of our personal history, where we grew up, the way our parents educated us, etc. In Sapiens, Harari delves deep into our history as a species to help us understand who we are and what made us this way. An engrossing read." ( Dan Ariely, New York Times Bestselling author of Predictably Irrational)

"Harari delivers a boldly synthesized account of Homo sapiens' rise through the hominin ranks...A view of our ascent as nasty, brutish, long - and endlessly fascinating" ( Nature)

" Eloquent and wonderfully funny" ( i)

"Harari can write. Not in the sense that most authors can... But really, really write, with wit, clarity, elegance and a wonderful eye for metaphor" ( The Times)

" This is mega-history of the best sort: sweeping but not simplistic, contemporary but not gimmicky, provocative but not contrarian. Almost everyone will want to argue with one part of this book or another, but working out which part and why will do us all good." ( Dr Steven Gunn)

"For its sheer originality and intellectual stimulation, I was captivated by Yuval Noah Harari’s Sapiens" (Matthew d’Ancona Evening Standard - Books of the Year)

"Probably the most ambitious history book of the year. Certainly the most thought-provoking" (Dan Jones Evening Standard - Books of the Year)

Book Description:

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.

Le informazioni nella sezione "Su questo libro" possono far riferimento a edizioni diverse di questo titolo.

I migliori risultati di ricerca su AbeBooks

1.

Harari, Yuval Noah
ISBN 10: 0099590085 ISBN 13: 9780099590088
Nuovi Quantità: 5
Da
GreatBookPrices
(Columbia, MD, U.S.A.)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria 22285314-n

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 8,17
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 2,46
In U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

2.

Harari, Yuval Noah
Editore: Vintage Publishing, United Kingdom (2016)
ISBN 10: 0099590085 ISBN 13: 9780099590088
Nuovi Paperback Quantità: 10
Da
The Book Depository
(London, Regno Unito)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Vintage Publishing, United Kingdom, 2016. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. 198 x 129 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. The global phenomenon. The Sunday Times Top Ten Bestseller. The New York Times Top Ten Bestseller. Planet Earth is 4.5 billion years old. In just a fraction of that time, one species among countless others has conquered it. Us. We are the most advanced and most destructive animals ever to have lived. What makes us brilliant? What makes us deadly? What makes us Sapiens? In this bold and provocative book, Yuval Noah Harari explores who we are, how we got here and where we re going. Sapiens is a thrilling account of humankind s extraordinary history - from the Stone Age to the Silicon Age - and our journey from insignificant apes to rulers of the world. It tackles the biggest questions of history and of the modern world, and it is written in unforgettably vivid language. You will love it! . (Jared Diamond, author of Guns, Germs and Steel). Yuval s follow up to Sapiens, Homo Deus, is available now. Codice libro della libreria EAS9780099590088

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 10,67
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: GRATIS
Da: Regno Unito a: U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

3.

Harari, Yuval Noah
ISBN 10: 0099590085 ISBN 13: 9780099590088
Nuovi Quantità: > 20
Da
BWB
(Valley Stream, NY, U.S.A.)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Condizione libro: New. Depending on your location, this item may ship from the US or UK. Codice libro della libreria 97800995900880000000

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 11,38
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: GRATIS
In U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

4.

Harari, Yuval Noah
Editore: Vintage (2015)
ISBN 10: 0099590085 ISBN 13: 9780099590088
Nuovi Brossura Quantità: 5
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Vintage, 2015. Condizione libro: New. Planet Earth is 4.5 billion years old. In just a fraction of that time, one species among countless others has conquered it. Us. We are the most advanced and most destructive animals ever to have lived. What makes us brilliant? What makes us deadly? Num Pages: 512 pages. BIC Classification: HBG; JFCX; JHMC; PDZ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 200 x 129 x 47. Weight in Grams: 480. . 2015. 0th Edition. Paperback. . . . . . Codice libro della libreria V9780099590088

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 11,78
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: GRATIS
Da: Irlanda a: U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi
Edizione Internazionale
Edizione Internazionale

5.

Harari, Yuval Noah
Editore: Vintage Cookery Books
ISBN 10: 0099590085 ISBN 13: 9780099590088
Nuovi Brossura Quantità: > 20
Edizione Internazionale
Da
Sunshine Book Store
(Wilmington, DE, U.S.A.)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Vintage Cookery Books. Condizione libro: New. 0099590085 This is an International Edition. Brand New, Paperback, Delivery within 6-14 business days, Same Contents as U.S Edition, ISBN and Cover design may differ. Choose Expedited shipping for delivery within 4-7 business days. We do not ship to PO Box, APO,FPO Address. We may ship the books from multiple warehouses across the globe, including India depending upon the availability of inventory storage. Customer satisfaction guaranteed. Codice libro della libreria IM9780099590088

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 12,60
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: GRATIS
In U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

6.

Harari, Yuval Noah
ISBN 10: 0099590085 ISBN 13: 9780099590088
Nuovi Paperback Quantità: > 20
Da
Ria Christie Collections
(Uxbridge, Regno Unito)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Paperback. Condizione libro: New. Not Signed; The global phenomenon. The Sunday Times Top Ten Bestseller. The New York Times Top Ten Bestseller. Planet Earth is 4.5 billion years old. In just a fraction of that time, one species among countless others has conquered it. Us. We are the most advanced and most destructive animals ever to have lived. book. Codice libro della libreria ria9780099590088_rkm

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 9,48
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 3,37
Da: Regno Unito a: U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

7.

Harari, Yuval Noah
Editore: Vintage
ISBN 10: 0099590085 ISBN 13: 9780099590088
Nuovi Brossura Quantità: 5
Da
Kennys Bookstore
(Olney, MD, U.S.A.)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Vintage. Condizione libro: New. Planet Earth is 4.5 billion years old. In just a fraction of that time, one species among countless others has conquered it. Us. We are the most advanced and most destructive animals ever to have lived. What makes us brilliant? What makes us deadly? Num Pages: 512 pages. BIC Classification: HBG; JFCX; JHMC; PDZ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 200 x 129 x 47. Weight in Grams: 480. . 2015. 0th Edition. Paperback. . . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland. Codice libro della libreria V9780099590088

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 13,28
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: GRATIS
In U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

8.

Harari, Yuval Noah
ISBN 10: 0099590085 ISBN 13: 9780099590088
Nuovi Paperback Quantità: 1
Da
Grand Eagle Retail
(Wilmington, DE, U.S.A.)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro 2015. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. 129mm x 198mm x 37mm. Paperback. The global phenomenon. The Sunday Times Top Ten Bestseller. The New York Times Top Ten Bestseller. Planet Earth is 4.5 billion years old. In just a fraction of that time, one species among.Shipping may be from multiple locations in the US or from the UK, depending on stock availability. 512 pages. 0.550. Codice libro della libreria 9780099590088

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 13,42
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: GRATIS
In U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

9.

Harari, Yuval Noah
Editore: Vintage
ISBN 10: 0099590085 ISBN 13: 9780099590088
Nuovi PAPERBACK Quantità: 4
Da
IBestBargains, LLC
(Houston, TX, U.S.A.)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Vintage. PAPERBACK. Condizione libro: New. 0099590085 Brand New Book in Perfect Condition.Fast Shipping with tracking number. Codice libro della libreria PVDA-MRSH-06854

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 9,96
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 3,72
In U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

10.

Harari, Yuval Noah
Editore: Vintage
ISBN 10: 0099590085 ISBN 13: 9780099590088
Nuovi PAPERBACK Quantità: 4
Da
IBestBargains, LLC
(Houston, TX, U.S.A.)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Vintage. PAPERBACK. Condizione libro: New. 0099590085 Brand New Book in Perfect Condition.Fast Shipping with tracking number. Codice libro della libreria PVDA-MRSH-02654

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 9,96
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 3,72
In U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

Vedi altre copie di questo libro

Vedi tutti i risultati per questo libro