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    [PDF/EPUB] (Humans A Brief History of How We Fucked It All Up) read Humans A Brief History of How We Fucked It All Up For all that the humour provides the bulk of the content here and is very enjoyable in itself the real value of the book is in the bits where Phillips gets a bit serious There's some very pointed commentary on the kinds of things we just can't seem to learn and reading it in today's political climate gives these repeated failures an extra kick However I leave the book wondering whether the whole 'it's not just us' makes me feel better or

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    [PDF/EPUB] (Humans A Brief History of How We Fucked It All Up) The story of human progress starts with our capacity for thinking and creativity That's what sets humans apart from other animals – and it's also what leads us to make complete tits of ourselves on a regular basis Author Tom Phill

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    [PDF/EPUB] (Humans A Brief History of How We Fucked It All Up) Tom Phillips ☆ 8 download characters Í eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ☆ Tom Phillips When I first laid my eyes upon the cover of this book in the bookstore I knew that it'll appeal to my dwindling optimism about humanity in general It did not disappoint as I enjoyed reading this book tremendously It was highly informative written in a most engaging tone and pretty darn funny although the topic in itself i

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    read Humans A Brief History of How We Fucked It All Up [PDF/EPUB] (Humans A Brief History of How We Fucked It All Up) At first what drove me nuts about this book is the total lack of referencing apart from what feels like a tacked on ‘Further Reading’ section at the end Towards the beginning the statement that “ people were killed by lawnmow

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    read Humans A Brief History of How We Fucked It All Up Tom Phillips ☆ 8 download characters Í eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ☆ Tom Phillips I loved how this book was written Tom Phillips writes with such confidence and tells his points very bluntly while being very entertaining and funny I also like how the beginning of the book starts with creation and Lucy and as the book goes on it discusses later things in history I marked it as a re read because Tom Philips refers to things in history that I totally don't remember haha and he basically just discusses the things in history

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    [PDF/EPUB] (Humans A Brief History of How We Fucked It All Up) Tom Phillips ☆ 8 download characters Í eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ☆ Tom Phillips This is a fascinating book told with wit humour and sarcasm It chronicles some of the colossal mistakes mankind has made throughout history to the detriment of their environment their countries the planet the atmos

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    [PDF/EPUB] (Humans A Brief History of How We Fucked It All Up) Tom Phillips ☆ 8 download Take a base of Guns Germs And Steel Add a dash of Sapiens Top with swearing and a cynical snarky funny look at humanity How we got uite this far is a little amazingIs this entertainment yes Is there some honest to goodness history in

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characters Í eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ☆ Tom Phillips Tom Phillips ☆ 8 download read Humans A Brief History of How We Fucked It All Up Rt science culture trade on the evolutionary food chain we're real winners But frankly it's not exactly been plain sailing and sometimes just occasionally we've managed to really truly uite unbelievably fck things upFrom Chairman Mao's Four Pests Campaign to the American Dustbowl; from the Austr. Did you have a bad day Read this book It will give you a multitude of examples large and small of people fucking it up a lot worse than you At the same time that is absolutely horrifying exemplifying time and again our incapability of learning from past mistakes it is also entertaining and educational A rare combinationAs an example of the list fuck ups I have never heard about is Mao Zedong s Fours Pests campaign The most disastrous entirely successful public health policy ever The Chinese dictator decided that mosuitoes rats flies and sparrows to this list He figured that sparrows ate grain and that that without sparrows 60000 extra people could be fed for every millions sparrows that were eliminated A billion sparrows died Locusts came at the harvests Sparrows weren t eating grain as much as pests This caused a famine that killed between 15 and 30 million people You d hope that the basic lesson of this don t fuck with nature unless you re very very certain what the conseuences will be and even then it s probably still not a good idea would have stuck But that seems unlikely In 2004 the Chinese government ordered the mass extermination of mammals from civet cats to badgers in response to the outbreak of the SARS virus suggesting that humans capacity for learning from their mistakes remains as tenuous as everDon t worry people from all walks of life get a bashing in this book It s definitely readable and no matter how much else you ve covered on the subject you re likely to find something new here And if you have a shitty day you can take comfort in the fact that you did not invent leaded gasoline or freon and kill millions by pollution and further with increased radiation through the ozone hole That was just the one guy by the way Thomas Midgley Jr If your looking for hope well I m not sure this is the book to read However to be able to do anything about the current state of the world you really need to know how incredibly large our capacity for screwing things up really is in order to be able to circumvent some of it

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characters Í eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ☆ Tom Phillips Tom Phillips ☆ 8 download read Humans A Brief History of How We Fucked It All Up Ian army attacking itself one drunken night to the world's leading superpower electing a reality TV mogul as President it's pretty safe to say that as a species we haven't exactly grown wiser with age So next time you think you've really fcked up this book will remind you it could be so much wor. I loved how this book was written Tom Phillips writes with such confidence and tells his points very bluntly while being very entertaining and funny I also like how the beginning of the book starts with creation and Lucy and as the book goes on it discusses later things in history I marked it as a re read because Tom Philips refers to things in history that I totally don t remember haha and he basically just discusses the things in history that we went wrong but I want the whole story You will think after this book that humans are really stupid but in fact Tom Phillips gas gathered all the really ridiculously stupid moments into one book It s like calling humans totally stupid from reading the The Darwin Awards for all the stupid ways humans have died Are some of us very dumb Yes Do the smart ones also have their moments of stupidity Yes We re definitely not perfect But this book takes all those stupid moments and compiles it together So just remember that we re not THAT stupid and hopefully through history and through Tom Phillips writing about all the mistakes we can go forward and not makes the same mistakes again lol but history repeats itself so shrugs

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characters Í eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ☆ Tom Phillips Tom Phillips ☆ 8 download read Humans A Brief History of How We Fucked It All Up An exhilarating journey through the most creative and catastrophic fck ups in human history from our very first ancestor falling out of that tree to the most spectacular fails of the present day In the seventy thousand years that modern human beings have walked this earth we've come a long way A. For all that the humour provides the bulk of the content here and is very enjoyable in itself the real value of the book is in the bits where Phillips gets a bit serious There s some very pointed commentary on the kinds of things we just can t seem to learn and reading it in today s political climate gives these repeated failures an extra kick However I leave the book wondering whether the whole it s not just us makes me feel better or worse How a book can be so funny and so profoundly depressing I don t knowMy thanks to the best kind of friend the lovely TS who bought me this book instinctively understanding how much I would enjoy both the history AND the ranting Good call

  • Kindle Edition
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  • Humans A Brief History of How We Fucked It All Up
  • Tom Phillips
  • English
  • 07 February 2020
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