• Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind by Yuval Noah Harari

  • Key Takeaways, Analysis & Review
  • By: Eureka Books
  • Narrated by: Michael Pauley
  • Length: 28 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook
  • Release date: 20-08-15
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Eureka Books
  • 3.5 out of 5 stars 3.4 (27 ratings)

Summary

Sapiens by Yuval Noah Harari is a multifaceted review and analysis of the current understanding of human evolution and the forces behind major historical developments, beginning with the Neanderthals and other Homo species, to Homo sapiens, leading up to the present day, and projecting what might happen in the future....
This companion to Sapiens includes:


An overview of the book
Important people
Key takeaways
Analysis of key takeaways
And much more!

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Customer Reviews

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1 out of 5 stars
By Mr on 05-06-17

Where is the rest of it

I thought I was downloading the actual book! This is misleading and has cost me my monthly book download
Please respond.

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2 of 2 people found this review helpful

1 out of 5 stars
By mrs camilla m presland on 03-05-17

Beware

This isn't actually Sapiens but a brief description of the book not sure what point it serves but I wish I had not inadvertently wasted a credit on it!

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3 out of 5 stars
By Brad Mills on 15-07-16

Decent review but I should have bought the book.


You lose a lot of the anecdotes and lessons from these types of summaries.

I bought this by mistake...I thought I was buying the real book.

The summary was performed well and had some great insights - but the point of books like this is to tell interesting stories and to learn as the author crafts lessons into the stories.

The point form of this is the equivalent of cramming for a college test... Not something to "enjoy" but more something to listen to so you can pretend you read it.

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3 of 4 people found this review helpful

2 out of 5 stars
By Marfew on 22-02-17

Painful narration

A quick listen if you want just a summary of Sapiens. It was enough to make me want to read the full book. I think the narrator is a robot. The intonation, cadence, and some of the pronunciation made it difficult to listen to.

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