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Post Re: Please check in here if you plan to join the discussion of "Sapiens"
I do expect I will be joining it. Haven't bought it yet, but then, I just learned it had been picked.



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^^^What he said exactly. I'll order it today.


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Post Re: Please check in here if you plan to join the discussion of "Sapiens"
I will join as well. I have never participated in a discussion group here. Looking forward to it.

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Post Re: Please check in here if you plan to join the discussion of "Sapiens"
Just completed Part One of the book - excellent. There should be more than enough material to chew over in the next couple of months.



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Post Re: Please check in here if you plan to join the discussion of "Sapiens"
I've read the book, given my memory for things that I've read it would be useful to give a re-read, so I will try to participate.



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Post Re: Please check in here if you plan to join the discussion of "Sapiens"
I'll be joining in. I don't have a copy of the book yet, but I'll pick one up this week.


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Post Re: Please check in here if you plan to join the discussion of "Sapiens"
I'm 3/4 of the way through the book using Audible.com.



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Post Re: Please check in here if you plan to join the discussion of "Sapiens"
Chris OConnor wrote:
I'm 3/4 of the way through the book using Audible.com.



I listened to Homo Deus on Audible several months back.
I enjoyed it very much, particularly the last two chapters.



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Post Re: Please check in here if you plan to join the discussion of "Sapiens"
Hey Ant! Log time no see.

So how did it compare to Sapiens?



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Hey Ant! Log time no see.

So how did it compare to Sapiens?


IMO, I thought it was better, particularly because of the predicted advancements and the potential impact on humankind.



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