Reviews

  • "Monumental and monumentally good"

    William Leith, 4 stars, Scotsman
  • "A book of big questions, and big answers"

    Yuval Noah Harari, author of Sapiens
  • "A book of remarkable scope... One of the most important and readable works on the human past"

    Nature
  • "Fascinating, coherent, compassionate and completely accessible"

    Sunday Telegraph
  • "A prodigious, convincing work, conceived on a grand scale"

    Observer