Ten Reasons We’re Wrong About the World–and Why Things Are Better Than You ThinkAuthor: Hans Rosling ISBN: 1473637465 Published: 2020,April 7,First Published in ,2018
INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER“One of the most important books I’ve ever read—an indispensable guide to thinking clearly about the world.” – Bill Gates“Hans Rosling tells the story of ‘the secret silent miracle of human progress’ as only he can. But Factfulness does much more than that. It also explains why progress is so often secret and silent…
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