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5 books that explore how humans have shaped the planet, for better or worse

In the 200,000 years that humans have been around, they have had a dramatic impact on the Earth: over the last 40 years humanity has wiped out 60% of all mammal, bird, fish and reptile populations. These 5 books from VINTAGE will make you see the world, and our place in it, with fresh eyes.

Sapiens, Adventures in the Anthropocene, Cradle to Cradle, Origin of Species, Guns, Germs and Steel

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