Patterns of Life

In the 200,000 years that humans have been around, they have had a dramatic impact on the Earth: over the last 40 years humanity has wiped out 60% of all mammal, bird, fish and reptile populations. These 5 books from the VINTAGE Classics’ Patterns of Life series will make you see the world, and our place in it, with fresh eyes.

Cover Art for 9781784873646, Sapiens by Yuval Noah Harari

Sapiens

A Brief History of Humankind

by Yuval Noah Harari

Cover Art for 9781784873639, Guns, Germs and Steel by Jared Diamond
Cover Art for 9781784873653, Cradle to Cradle by Michael Braungart, William McDonough
Cover Art for 9781784873615, Adventures in the Anthropocene by Gaia Vince
Cover Art for 9781784873622, The Origin of Species by Charles Darwin