Sapiens
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  • Sapiens | Yuval Noah Harari

    Sapiens

    • UNABRIDGED (15 hrs and 18 mins)
    • By Yuval Noah Harari
    • Narrated By Derek Perkins
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (650)
    Performance
    (583)
    Story
    (585)

    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 audiobook, Yuval Noah Harari explores who we are, how we got here, and where we're going.

    A must read for anyone who thinks.

    Think you know something about anything? Read this and then think again. Harari often states the obvious, but these statements a mind blowing because..Show More »

    Reviewed on 27 August 2016 by ivanbreks (Burwood, Victoria, Australia)
  • Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow | Yuval Noah Harari

    Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow

    • UNABRIDGED (14 hrs and 54 mins)
    • By Yuval Noah Harari
    • Narrated By Derek Perkins
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (251)
    Performance
    (227)
    Story
    (224)

    Yuval Noah Harari, author of the best-selling Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind, envisions a not-too-distant world in which we face a new set of challenges. Now, in Homo Deus, he examines our future with his trademark blend of science, history, philosophy and every discipline in between. Homo Deus explores the projects, dreams and nightmares that will shape the 21st century - from overcoming death to creating artificial life.

    A modern day second testament

    It's not often the sequel is better than the original, but in this case it is true. Sapiens was my favourite book until this terrific sequel came alon..Show More »

    Reviewed on 07 February 2017 by Ramana (Melbourne)