21 Lessons for the 21st Century

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• Author :Yuval Noah Harari
• Pages :
400 Sheets
• ISBN-13 :
978-0525512172
ISBN-10 :0525512179
• Release :
September 4, 2018
• Publisher :
Spiegel & Grau

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Advance praise for twenty one Lessons for the twenty first Century. “If there have been such a issue as a needed guide for politicians and thought leaders, Israeli scholar Yuval Noah Harari’s twenty one Lessons for the twenty first Century would be serious thought. during this assortment of provocative essays, Harari . . . tackles a frightening array of problems, endeavoring to answer a persistent question: ‘What is occurring within the world nowadays, and what’s the deep which means of those events?’ . . . Thoughtful readers can realize twenty one Lessons for the twenty first Century to be a psychotropic expertise.”—BookPage (top pick). “A serious and unsentimental perspective on unclear new vistas.”—Booklist (starred review)”


⊗ Author Profile

“Prof. Yuval Noah Harari includes a Doctor of Philosophy in History from the University of Oxford and lectures at the Hebrew University of national capital, specializing in world history. His books are translated into 50+ languages, with 12+ million copies oversubscribed worldwide. ‘Sapiens: a short History of Humankind’ (2014) looked deep into our past, ‘Homo Deus: a short History of Tomorrow’ (2016) thought of far-future eventualities, and ’21 Lessons for the twenty first Century’ (2018) zoomed in on the most important queries of the current moment.”

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