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

Harari, Yuval N., (author,, creator.). Vandermeulen, David, 1968- (author,, adapter.). Casanave, Daniel, (artist,, adapter.). Champion, Claire (Colorist), (colourist.). Hunter, Adriana, (translator.). Harari, Yuval N. Graphic novelization of (work): Ḳitsur toldot ha-enoshut. English. (Added Author).

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Summary:

"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.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Baker County Library 909 .H254s 2020 (Text) 37814003341717 NON-FICTION - NEW Book System_Only_3months 04/21/2021 Checked out 07/07/2021

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780063051331
  • ISBN: 0063051338
  • ISBN: 9780063055087
  • ISBN: 0063055082
  • Physical Description: 245 pages : color illustrations ; 28 x 21 cm
  • Edition: First English language edition.
  • Publisher: New York : HarperCollins publishers, 2020.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Graphic novelization of "Sapiens: a brief history of humankind" by Yuval N. Harari.
Summary, etc.:
"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.
Original Version Note:
First published in Hebrew: [Israel] : Kinneret, Zmora-Bitan, Dvir, 2011.
Language Note:
Translated from the French (original work in Hebrew).
Subject: Civilization > History > Comic books, strips, etc.
Human beings > History > Comic books, strips, etc.
World history > Comic books, strips, etc.
Chronology, Historical > Comic books, strips, etc.
Technology and civilization > History > Comic books, strips, etc.
Genre: Comics (Graphic works)
Graphic novel adaptations.
Historical comics.
Nonfiction comics.
Graphic novels.

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