This Fleeting World: A Short History of Humanity

This Fleeting World: A Short History of Humanity

David Christian
3.4/5 (495 ratings)
-I first became an avid student of David Christian by watching his course, Big History, on DVD, and so I am very happy to see his enlightening presentation of the world's history captured in these essays. I hope it will introduce a wider audience to this gifted scientist and teacher.- --Bill Gates A great historian can make clear the connections between the first Homo sapiens and today's version of the species, and a great storyteller can make those connections come alive. David Christian is both, and This Fleeting World: A Short History of Humanity makes the journey - from the earliest foraging era to our own modern era - a fascinating one. Enter This Fleeting World - and give up the preconception that anything old is boring.
Language
English
Pages
152
Format
Paperback
Publisher
Berkshire Publishing Group LLC
Release
January 01, 2008
ISBN
1933782048
ISBN 13
9781933782041

This Fleeting World: A Short History of Humanity

David Christian
3.4/5 (495 ratings)
-I first became an avid student of David Christian by watching his course, Big History, on DVD, and so I am very happy to see his enlightening presentation of the world's history captured in these essays. I hope it will introduce a wider audience to this gifted scientist and teacher.- --Bill Gates A great historian can make clear the connections between the first Homo sapiens and today's version of the species, and a great storyteller can make those connections come alive. David Christian is both, and This Fleeting World: A Short History of Humanity makes the journey - from the earliest foraging era to our own modern era - a fascinating one. Enter This Fleeting World - and give up the preconception that anything old is boring.
Language
English
Pages
152
Format
Paperback
Publisher
Berkshire Publishing Group LLC
Release
January 01, 2008
ISBN
1933782048
ISBN 13
9781933782041

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