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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, (illustrator,, adapter.). Champion, Claire (Colorist), (colourist.). Hunter, Adriana, (translator.). Harari, Yuval N. Graphic novel adaptation of (work): Ḳitsur toldot ha-enoshut. English. (Added Author).

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Part Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Covington Branch 741.5956 H254s (Text) v.1 33126025038971 New YA Nonfiction Checked out 06/03/2021
Erlanger Branch 741.5956 H254s (Text) v.1 33126025038997 New YA Nonfiction Checked out 05/28/2021
Wm. E. Durr Branch 741.5956 H254s (Text) v.1 33126025038989 New YA Nonfiction Checked out 06/01/2021

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780063051331 paperback
  • ISBN: 0063051338 paperback
  • ISBN: 9780063055087
  • ISBN: 0063055082
  • Physical Description: 245 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
  • Edition: First English language edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Harper Perennial, 2020.

Content descriptions

General Note:
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.
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.
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: Graphic novels.

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