Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind
by Yuval Noah Harari
This book retraces the history of Humankind
from the Stone Age until the 21st century.
This non-fictional book juggles between natural
sciences and social sciences with a wild success.
About the author: Professor Yuval Noah Harari is a historian and philosopher from Israel and obtained his PhD at Oxford University in 2002. He is currently lecturer at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. His books have sold over 27 million copies in 60 different languages through the world.
"FIRE - Gave us power -
FARMING - Made us hungry for more -
MONEY - Gave us purpose -
SCIENCE - Made us deadly -
This is the thrilling account of our extraordinary history - from insignificant apes to rulers of the world."