The Dawn of Everything by David Wengrow, David Graeber

The Dawn of Everything

David Wengrow, David Graeber

704 pages first pub 2021 (editions)

nonfiction history informative reflective medium-paced


A trailblazing account of human history, challenging our most fundamental assumptions about social evolution—from the development of agriculture and cities to the emergence of "the state," political violence, and social inequality—and revealing ne...

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informative 97%
challenging 68%
reflective 56%
inspiring 39%
hopeful 31%
adventurous 7%
funny 7%
emotional 1%
mysterious 1%


slow 59%
medium 39%
fast 1%

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