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Sapiens : a graphic history. Volume one, The birth of humankind

Author: Yuval N Harari; David Vandermeulen; Daniel Casanave; Claire Champion, (Colorist); Adriana Hunter
Publisher: New York : Harper Perennial, 2020.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First English language edition.; First U.S. editionView all editions and formats
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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 'human'. From examining the role evolving humans have played in the global ecosystem to charting the rise of empires,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Comics (Graphic works)
Graphic novel adaptations
Historical comics
History
Nonfiction comics
Comic books, strips, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Yuval N Harari; David Vandermeulen; Daniel Casanave; Claire Champion, (Colorist); Adriana Hunter
ISBN: 9780063051331 0063051338 9780063055087 0063055082
OCLC Number: 1147266340
Language Note: Translated from the French (original work in Hebrew).
Notes: Graphic novel adaptation of Sapiens: a brief history of humankind by Yuval N. Harari.
"First published in Hebrew in 2011 by Kinneret, Zmora-Bitan, Dvir."--Title page verso.
Description: 245 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Other Titles: Ḳitsur toldot ha-enoshut.
Birth of humankind
Responsibility: creation and co-writing, Yuval Noah Harari ; adaptation and co-writing, David Vandermeulen ; adaptation and illustration, Daniel Casanave ; colors, Claire Champion ; master text translation, Adriana Hunter.

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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 '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.

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