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The Scientific Revolution

Adrian Scarborough continues reading from Yuval Noah Harari's ground-breaking account of humankind's remarkable history from insignificant apes to rulers of the world.

The discovery of ignorance and the quest for immortality.

Abridged by Penny Leicester
Produced by Gemma Jenkins

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Reader Adrian Scarborough
Producer Gemma Jenkins
Abridger Penny Leicester
Author Yuval Noah Harari

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