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THE WORLD UNTIL YESTERDAY /ANGLAIS

Code EAN13: 9780141024486

Auteur : DIAMOND JARED

Éditeur : PENGUIN UK


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A fascinating survey of a rapidly fading world (Economist)

Jared Diamond is one of the few people who have changed the way we see human nature and our history (Independent (BOOK OF THE WEEK))

Fascinating... a clear-eyed examination of life in traditional societies (Sunday Telegraph (BOOK OF THE WEEK))

Moving, well-told and fascinating.... The wide scope of the book means that almost everyone will find something of interest (Financial Times)

In The World Until Yesterday, Diamond cements his position as the most considered, courageous and sensitive teller of the human story writing today.... Diamond offers inimitable insight into our cultural history through the study of tribal communities, and an entertaining account of the human struggle.... Essential reading for anyone interested in the genesis of modern life (Independent on Sunday)

Fascinating... thought-provoking... A broad sweep through all humanity (Daily Telegraph (FIVE STARS))

The world has been waiting for this book (Times Higher Education)

One of the most interesting and arresting writers of our age.... The vast scope of his analysis, coupled with a lifetime's worth of personal insights, makes it fiercely persuasive (The Mail on Sunday)

Diamond's latest foray into a field that he has virtually made his own will be eagerly awaited by a global army of loyal readers (Observer)

A warm and reflective study... [Diamond] is a master of at least nine academic disciplines, from anthropology to ornithology, and the subject of his books is never less than everything (Bryan Appleyard Sunday Times) --Ce texte fait référence à l'édition Relié .
  • ean
    9780141024486
  • Auteur
  • Éditeur
    PENGUIN UK
  • Genre
    HISTOIRE
  • Date de parution
    31/08/2013
  • Support
    Broché
  • Description du format
    Version Papier
  • Poids
    398 g
  • Hauteur
    198 mm
  • Largeur
    129 mm
  • Épaisseur
    24 mm
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