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Rating: 4 out of 5 with 60 ratings
5 / 5 Jonathan
Formed: Paperback As with Sapiens, this has not been an easy bed. This in spite of, is a lot rewarding, insightful and that the causes thought - will learn you A lot when reading east.

A better thing roughly is a way Harari easily edges different fields of anthropology, biology, neuroscience, behavioural economy, economy, psychology, history and philosophy.

Would say that some of a terminology could be easier to take; his desglosa of a liberalism seen world-wide and dataism could go in some bosses of a layman.

Harai Is the visionary; and these insiemi of book out of the a lot of-backed on chance partorisca the opinion partorisca humanity to the equal that approach an age directed for genetic modification, AY and sper-human.
4 / 5 Hyon
Formed: Kindle Edition This book has been an enormously that stimulates and enjoyable has read.
Knows some readers have critiqued Hariri sometimes is sweeping statements, or has questioned a depth of his technical knowledge but, partorisca me, this loses a point. Harari Is not writing an academician treatise; it has produced the only blend of history, science, the philosophy and the psychology have drawn partorisca do think in a future, based in the know in human character of our past.

Has learnt the plot that is new of a book and each page give me the new way to think in things has known already, ideas that already can relate the things that is spending around me. For example, the recent BBC2 serious, esecrets of Valley of Silicious' where extremely ready this in spite of more extremely the rich men explain our that his technology 'interrupt' a world knows in of the ways to the equal that will authorise a bit type. In fact real few types in Barcellona no longer can buy house thanks to Airbnb, few types in Indiana are taking his own lives reasons poden any repay some debts that Uber soyisled' his to take on and 'little' the truck drivers are assisting in his own death partorisca help to try new fleet of driverless truck.

Occasionally, questioning an or two of a book is to allege more dramatic , found me verifying and researching zones of knowledge that I not having never ventured the otherwise, and that learns the plot more as the result.

All require partorisca stress on the skills of critiques have thought like attractive rich and powerful further out of a rest of us, leaving poorer and much more powerless.. This helps rid partorisca do that, and he in the intelligent, humane, witty and a lot, way a lot readable.
4 / 5 Vicky
Formed: Paperback Discussion of where is today is insightful but continuous in and on and on.
Discussion of where could go tomorrow is too short and bad thought by means of; very bad thought by means of in fact.
Almost like it has been built to exist the material with the new end has added on. Has not reading Sapiens still, but am suspicious that power a material to exist has bitten...
5 / 5 Mariella
Formed: Paperback approached this book on recommendation of the partner. Not to take me long partorisca give that in fact it changes a way sees things. It is written in such the simple way, this in spite of like this covers one the majority of complex of theories and social mechanisms. Meeting saying A lot of ossia like this obvious, but does not have it never of then first way, and does not know reason
The certainly help me coming on hire purchase with my thoughts and of the faiths roughly religion and humanity. It results they are the liberal humanist , now the one who would have thought!
Answers questions partorisca me, like reason is here (Reason has to that have the reason?) And where it is that they go?
If there is prendido and dip my thoughts down on paper, the common sense used and has considered a technical and medical world how is, probably would have to come to a conclusion contained inclusa in a book. It is all bit it obvious, but does not think of him, and so that it does not know like this partorisca answer these questions. Really we think that that the medical advances go partorisca retard down or stop? Really we created these advances of technology go partorisca retard down or stop? A response to both is no.
Like this, if ossia a chance , is obvious that inevitably will achieve immortality once ageing and the illness has been takes.
Like this while ? It imagines partorisca augment our lives for just the neighbourhood. When prendemos work? It prpers Sustain? The meant has in our long long lives? Where it is an alimentary in pertinent?
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5 / 5 Jada
Formed: Kindle Edition A clue well that the causes have thought the Sapiens - the brief history of our species of humans. Although it is not necessary to read Sapiens first, this dips a scene partorisca this potential future of our species. He s almost possible to believe ossia past history more than potential future history. Harari Evaluation of our behaviours like this of the algorithms felt perfect fact . There is probably a lot of advance and expertise in a world-wide that any still know. A lot of prescient.
5 / 5 Kerry
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The to good sure requires concentration and disposal partorisca dip a book down and think. Some hard truths and the questions of entities that arises of a tongue, and the year down a line partorisca complete this reserves a hard political landscape of 2017 already is leaving credence to some of some darker forecasts have done in a future of humanity. It is in our hands partorisca revoke a flow, but can not be done unless the people comprise and think clearly on some alternatives.
4 / 5 Cordelia
Formed: Kindle the edition With the sweep likes width like this any one could expect an author partorisca be an expert on everything. This in spite of a difference in writing among Prof Harari zones of expertise (military history)-which are interesting albeit little anticipated of Sapiens- & his forays to other subjects are dramatic.

A late plus is often a lot a sided and uninformed trusting more in pleasant factoids that the real investigations. Even more puzzling is a smug and unpleasant rants which add pocolos.

Is meant to be the popular work & is new to some thoughts of cultural studios or behavioural economy this can be the point of good start for discussion. But of an author is an academician thinks is a lot unfortunate he didnt produce the book with rigour More the add- esp like the half section is bored more than a lot of textbooks has struggled by means of in my studios!
4 / 5 Margaret
Formed: Paperback Harari, with his eminently-readable way, easily combines science, psychology, religion, philosophy and history partorisca do it that it can it, in a future, be read by an a lot of artificially intelligent master that he like this eloquently warn. Compulsory reading partorisca any the one who does not wish homo sapiens partorisca walk, blind-fold, of a precipice of humanity. A brilliant book.
4 / 5 Dodie
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4 / 5 Mahalia
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4 / 5 Jospeh
As with Sapiens, this has not been an easy bed. This in spite of, is a lot rewarding, insightful and that the causes thought - will learn you A lot when reading east.

A better thing roughly is a way Harari easily edges different fields of anthropology, biology, neuroscience, behavioural economy, economy, psychology, history and philosophy.

Would say that some of a terminology could be easier to take; his desglosa of a liberalism seen world-wide and dataism could go in some bosses of a layman.

Harai Is the visionary; and these insiemi of book out of the a lot of-backed on chance partorisca the opinion partorisca humanity to the equal that approach an age directed for genetic modification, AY and súper-human.
5 / 5 Leilani
This book has been an enormously that stimulates and enjoyable has read.
Knows some readers have critiqued Hariri sometimes is sweeping statements, or has questioned a depth of his technical knowledge but, partorisca me, this loses a point. Harari Is not writing an academician treatise; it has produced the only blend of history, science, the philosophy and the psychology have drawn partorisca do think in a future, based in the know in human character of our past.

Has learnt the plot that is new of a book and each page give me the new way to think in things has known already, ideas that already can relate the things that is spending around me. For example, the recent BBC2 serious, esecrets of Valley of Silicious' where extremely ready this in spite of more extremely the rich men explain our that his technology 'interrupt' a world knows in of the ways to the equal that will authorise a bit type. In fact real few types in Barcellona no longer can buy house thanks to Airbnb, few types in Indiana are taking his own lives reasons poden a lot repay some debts that Uber soyisled' his to take on and 'little' the truck drivers are assisting in his own death partorisca help to try new fleet of driverless truck.

Occasionally, questioning an or two of a book is to allege more dramatic , found me verifying and researching zones of knowledge that I not having never ventured the otherwise, and that learns the plot more as the result.

All require partorisca stress on the skills of critiques have thought like attractive rich and powerful further out of a rest of us, leaving poorer and much more powerless.. This helps rid partorisca do that, and he in the intelligent, humane, witty and a lot, way a lot readable.
5 / 5 Lasandra
Approached this book on recommendation of the partner. Not to take me long partorisca @give that in fact it changes a way sees things. It is written in such the simple way, this in spite of like this covers one the majority of complex of theories and social mechanisms. Meeting saying “A lot of ossia like this obvious, but does not have it never of then first way, and does not know reason”
The certainly help me coming on hire purchase with my thoughts and of the faiths roughly religion and humanity. It results they are the liberal humanist , now the one who would have thought!
Questions of responses partorisca me, like “reason is here” (Reason has to that have the “reason”?) And “where it is that they go?”
Have prendido And dip my thoughts down on paper, the common sense used and has considered a technical and medical world how is, probably would have to come to an included contained conclusion in a book. It is all bit it obvious, but does not think of him, and so that it does not know like this partorisca answer these questions. Really we think that that the medical advances go partorisca retard down or stop? Really we created these advances of technology go partorisca retard down or stop? A response to both is “no”.
Like this, if ossia a chance , is obvious that inevitably will achieve immortality once ageing and the illness has been takes.
Like this while ? It imagines partorisca augment our lives for just the neighbourhood. When prendemos work? It prpers Sustains? The meant has in our long long lives? Where it is an alimentary in pertinent?
Love this book and I will have the bed the again, reason is difficult of the take everything in a first moment by means of.
5 / 5 Maura
Discussion of where is today is insightful but continuous in and on and on.
Discussion of where could go tomorrow is too short and bad thought by means of; very bad thought by means of in fact.
Almost like it has been built to exist the material with the new end has added on. Has not reading Sapiens still, but am suspicious that power a material to exist has bitten...
5 / 5 Royal
A clue well that the causes have thought the Sapiens - the brief history of our species of humans. Although it is not necessary to read Sapiens first, this dips a scene thus future potential of our species. He s almost possible to believe ossia past history more than potential future history. Harari Evaluation of our behaviours like this of the algorithms felt perfect fact . There is probably expertise and a lot of advance in a world-wide that any still know. A lot of prescient.
4 / 5 Regina
To direct economic models of entities, religions and his political results in human history, Homo the god spends to some presents and some humans of new realities are facing. That will result of humanity a 21st century and further?

The to good sure requires concentration and disposal to dip a book down and think. Some hard truths and the questions of entities that arises of a tongue, and the year down a line to complete this reserves a hard political landscape of 2017 already is leaving credence to some of some darker forecasts have done in a future of humanity. It is in our hands to revoke a flow, but can not be done unless the people comprise and think clearly on some alternatives.
5 / 5 Shelby
With still sweep like width like this any one could expect an author to be an expert on everything. This in spite of a difference in writing among Prof Harari zones of expertise (military history)-which are interesting albeit little anticipated of Sapiens- & his forays to other subjects are dramatic.

A late plus is often a lot a sided and uninformed trusting more in pleasant factoids that the real investigations. Even more puzzling is a smug and unpleasant rants which add pocolos.

Is meant to be the popular work & is new to some thoughts of cultural studios or behavioural economy this can be the point of good start for discussion. But of an author is an academician thinks is a lot unfortunate he didnt produce the book with rigour More the add- esp like the half section is bored more than a lot of textbooks has struggled by means of in my studios!
5 / 5 Chasidy
Harari, With his eminently-readable way, easily combines science, psychology, religion, philosophy and history to do it that it can it, in a future, be read by an a lot of artificially intelligent master that he like this eloquently warn. Compulsory reading for any the one who does not wish homo sapiens to walk, blind-fold, of a precipice of humanity. A brilliant book.
5 / 5 Shirely
Excellent read - like this enlightening - did to think to the different way - thank you!
5 / 5 Graham
A course of history is turning to the superordenador-the sprint has controlled. Harari Explains the one who the transmissions are coming, changes concealed is more dramatic that calm @give you, and coming faster that you could guess.

Clearly writing, obliging and seen defiant on the one who a 21st century has in tent for a human race. A book is chock-full of disconcerting ideas and uncomfortable truths that left with the sense that has to it has been it likes to have the origin read of a species, shortly after his emission.
5 / 5 Erinn
If there is not reading already Sapiens, then read that in the first place first to read this - in the first place, reason Sapiens is fantastic; and secondly, reason quite the plot of Homo references of God a leading work with only brief explanation p. p.ej. An agricultural revolution, a cognitive revolution etc.

after reading Sapiens was really that looks forward to this, but in an end found it the bit to disappoint. There is has thought a lot of ideas of cause (particularly in solaz animal in modern agriculture), but some sections tug the bit and calm sometimes feel to like has roamed to the conference.

Also think an author could be in shakier earth when that breaks a future, more than a past. Especially, some of some forecasts roughly to nanotechnology and to biotechnology a lot really maintain (any not having never nanobots wimming' by means of our blood because viscosity and some cells of blood would overwhelm them) and like the author a lot really goes to a science in any detail there is little to sustain some assertions have done. It does not have the record add with forecasts in all the chance - in Sapiens (writings in 2014) predicts that the nationalism would decline around a world...

So that it has read Sapiens is that to expect, and has no, read Sapiens first.
5 / 5 Aurea
Some really good ideas. Like this usual some Western excessive critiques typical of communism but realistically ossia unavoidable in of the most Western books. Still some good ideas.

Spent techno-the humanism is philosophically defective, but dataism (as described in this book) is too reductionist or the one who the Marxists would call maquinal materialist. Like the Marxist creates in dialectical materialism. Like the author said in a book, in an age of the humanist there is a 'humanist yin' to a escientific yang', as where is a 'yin' corresponding to a dataist 'yang' describes here? Dataism Is not the complete ideological system still, there would require to be the corresponding system to mean and spirituality.

A simple way to dip it could be that an account of reductionist of 'date home too on 'quantity' and no quite on 'quality'. True systems , biological is processors of date more effective that fix chemists, and the humans of social systems are processors of data more effective that animal of biological systems. But this is not simply the quantitative increase. The biology operates in the level the emergent plus of complexity that chemical, and the society in tower operates in the level the emergent plus of complexity that biology. In our today dominated society for a capitalist phase, is easy to excessively directs on quantity in a cost of quality, for the capitalism often measures things in linear numerical terms a lot of. But dataism finally supersedes capitalism. Finally it acts in the level the big and more emergent plus that complexity.

But yes some very interesting ideas, likes the author says, in the faculty of ancient time is based on access the information, now is based more on that knows as to ignore. Quality on quantity.
4 / 5 Yevette
In fact is trying sells in the in an idea that Google that chooses the one who vote still would be the good thing... And that abandoning our individuality is in our better interests. This book is in distillation of all this is bad with a world, has on dress in the ready thousand and convincing argues. I do not think never I owe that way that be creeped was. Look that a word 'groupthink' is conspicuously absentee of an indication... How it is this a pill that all the world is swallowing now?
4 / 5 Charise
Good writing, a lot structured albeit the little repetitive in some ideas of core.

Shining blend of scientist and techological concepts. More this in spite of calm already know or intuitively knows roughly. But ossia that he the fact such one easy bed. His far of academic material, is more in a category of popular science. But taken to respect Harari in the cleverly dips togehther the readable history that cross a lot of disciplies.
Has appreciated Homo God more than Sapiens which annoyed quite often because of his simplicity and some the a lot of suppositions / of visas has declared like facts. Perhaps it was little better prepared this time.

Literature of excellent beach... But take he with the pair of beers
4 / 5 Angele
is not that it has been expecting.

Had been expecting visit of technological or biological futurology. It was more far that achieves that it has imagined it and the little unnerving.

Thinks big, an author reduces some transmissions of any in evolution to some main chances: consciousness; religion and some stir of humanism - fascism, communism and liberalism - and then launches to possible futures where the humans are Of the or no longer in an apex; any way relegating some concentrates to irrelevance in better and extinction in worse.

Has read he for a thing, is a better reduction of an explanation of the like religion, liberalism, communism and fascism the coverages of data, concealed me laugh and see them all so that it is.
5 / 5 Shila
Ossia Essentially the book of science of the pop written for the historian and aims. Easy to read, but far too a lot to time likes the author belabours each point. A lot it look forward to to read this so that has some excellent descriptions, but suspect this book is likes pot, and these hating it can not be annoyed to leave feedback. It inspires mostly apathy in me too much.
5 / 5 Richie
A big more a thought a small more one has thought fact to sustain it. A baggy book to sweep assertions and little stock exchange, which contests to dip on men of simple straw (liberals, religion, communism etc, oh and a Catholic Church especially, such spite, such bile) and glibly that attacks a stuffing out of them. One classifies of punch and Judy of geopolitics. A drooling paeon the Google, Facebook, Uber and Apple, apparently written for any the one who extracted in bite-sized apercus and crass generalisations. The ideal pay attention a short has turned of a generation of Internet but unforgiveable in the purportedly schiolarly work. It likes to listen to the lapped first year PPE student the one who has has discovered only books for grown ups, the ragtag of slick but finally empty nostrums with virtually a lot of querella of support. A lot of gushing, uncritical, geeky produced to plant for Google ( eg p390-391) is particularly grating. Some nettling stylistic tics (quoting ignored academics without ascriptions or footnotes, constantly self-consciously that use 'his' in place of 'the' or he or both in of the examples etc etc) also, concealed gives it one feels of a undergraduate tries cobbled near of Wikipedia and Laboratories of Google. And regarding a politics, well, fond-the advantage is not in a mix. Ayn Rand Would be proud. Shamelessly uncritical Of a gaping disparity like this lovingly has described described and proudly dismissive of some 'few people'. Chico these companies of amour of the type and abhor people. It is embarrassing to read the one who uncritically Harari abases he first one 'elite' (like all more in a book, never in fact clear-cut). Has think that a second disappointing half of Sapiens would try has been an error of boyish excites, but was bad. In planting to build in some interesting ideas in a first half of this book (probably a course that has attracted an approval of Jared Diamond) and jettisoning a childish plus second half, an author there is taken on cup of a juvenile arrogance of a second half of this book and has turned the integer of new book out of him. Harm, to promise like this this in spite of rid such rehashed thoughtlessness. Still, they like him all the books of airport, sells. But then he Catharine so fact Cookson, but at least can say the history.
5 / 5 Hilaria
Has read so only grieve the neighbourhood of this book and immediately his changed some of mine pensamiento.no would say im that intelligent but can take them the majority of the Yuval is saying. I have repeated stain and of the theories to members familiarised. It certifies that it says. It thinks roughly the , When all the illnesses are cured and theres world-wide peace, which the humans do afterwards? Ive There be enjoyed to read this reserves like this far but has to them that read in the half calm stress free and absorb all Yuval is dipping so only require an open alcohol.
4 / 5 Glory
Absolutely has loved Sapiens, could do not dipping down. It was really that looks forward to to take stuck in the this and has been disappointed massively, he reading turned to the cry.
5 / 5 Jovita
Will begin was to say that they are not the big reader, but this book and a a before it blows my alcohol! It have opened me until the opinions have known has had but could any one plant the words. This book and a a before it was both amazing to a point that the desire there was more his to read. No other books me read the like this quickly like these two. I extremely reccomend buying them.
4 / 5 Angelyn
Some argue in this book was dipped clearly was and that the cause has thought. Costs a bed simply partorisca take on your travesía own by means of some implications that an author has suggested. For this reason give it the good bookmark. It was also very impressed with a clarity of his argue roughly reason is different the humanity in a past.

This in spite of, has had the pair of subjects with a book. In the first place, some two sections did not interconnect very a lot of - an in that is likely to consider like our priorities on some years of data of next hundred that it is today (and in a probability that the humanity will have evolved sufficiently before we achieve these results partorisca have the totally different neighbour of priority); another in some methods because they could achieve our aims and a quite disturbing implications of that.

Mina like @@subject - the smallest irritation really - was that a text was written clearly to sell a book with sentences and of the words obvious keys to the equal that could have done a text more easily comprised but the one who cheapened an intelligence of his querelle.

A lot of value the read, if so only to cause hours of 'debate' with friends and family!
4 / 5 Kellee
Has think that this book was frequently tendentious and surprisingly uninteresting. An only material has found at all that it interest him was his thesis that the cooperation was the developer of critical component but like much more that it write it would not be hard to find examples of counter. It is simplistic and sure but seldom deep or penetrating and two third of a way by means of jointing result for a platitudes.
4 / 5 Dorris
This book is surprising! You think deeply roughly where it is, which have humanities like this successful and where is going. It is very written and easy to comprise for all the world. I have learnt the plot, in our past, present and future. Reading this book is the investment adds of your time, for his knowledge. Calm give you the very different view roughly religion, science and meaning of our life, compared to a an usually is to say. Calm say you something that can have you sense or somehow known, but never really has thought deeply roughly that. This calm book offer the experience adds, loves that. The work adds Harari! Highly I recommend it.
4 / 5 Juliette
While a lot some questions created in this book is interesting and pertinent (although also derivable besides compact and less pompous comics of web like SMBC), a global thing is feeble to be the long sequence of querelle defective examples , inaccurate (the ones of Turing and Swartz is especially bad presented) and on-simplifications (likes use an algorithm of word to describe any class of things of character very different).
5 / 5 Efren
A book is written in the fashion that desperately is trying be the light reading, when being more than the random collection of data, has the few good ideas, but a global feeling in this book is disappointment, feels like the mediocre university paper rid in a haste. I have found a title clickbait enough to purchase it. 3pts Out of max 10. Thank you
5 / 5 Garrett
Harari Resupplies the thoughtful ,powerful and obliging idea to a future of our species.
Ours current advantage has left to extend in the unsustainable tax during quell'have unlocked and perpetrated a dominant species prójima that control and driven some futures further some capacities of humankind.
4 / 5 Keenan
A book is very thought causing and interlaced with a humour of Authors. A book is very researched and planned was, there is the few chances where there are small jumps of logic where personally would disagree with an Author but so only in tangent subject.

Synchronises my reading of of the this with an Audible version and found the numerous discrepancies have had among a two.

But all has said, thought it cause and enjoyable read that would recommend.
4 / 5 Lanette
Absolutely captivating. It seats it was the little more morose that sapiens and the suppositions concealed is predominately because of a situation prpers has to that like this of human beings.

This in spite of, is incredibly comprehensible in some different theories and some corners inside these theories that a world could take heed of. And for a world I bad humans.

Is fantastically articulate without being flowery, one same like sapiens.

One has to that read to avert ignorance.
5 / 5 Daren
I really liked this. So only when you think that to have the boss in that is hppening in a world-wide something comes to the long of and calm agree you that anything is possible and that really have any idea. This was that what. A lot entertaining in inaugural your alcohol to possible futures I reading enjoyed really this. Thank you.
5 / 5 Tracie
Has read a first book 'homo sapiens' and was glued to the each page. It can not expect take this one to continue on a prime minister, and has not been disappointed. Glued To the each page and really stop and think roughly everything! Of society in general, the politics and one comprising to eat the species. That the fantastic, has thought to cause read. Glorious.
4 / 5 Lore
Ossia The a lot of intricately the analogy written of where homo sapiens is right now and where can be begin.
Shouted partorisca Interest ethical, politician, biological and philosophical questions. It leaves a reader an idea to the potential future streets and challenge some philosophy of readers and current paradigms whilst researching some profits and pitfalls of the súper future of technology.
4 / 5 Paul
I very like this so as his leading book – Sapiens – but this has created the quite big bat. Ossia An interesting and that stimulates read ossia occasionally the repetitive shadow. Given an election, goes with Sapiens. If you have read Sapiens this in spite of master the little has bitten more, this he.
5 / 5 Laticia
A lot repetitive. An author has seen of humanity and technology that any chime with mine. His view is that we are the satisfy so only of algorithms and early will result redundant. Any insurance that included an eminent historian is qualified to do this test.
4 / 5 Suzi
Likes esapiens: A Brief History of Humankind', ossia the very interesting book writing for one same highly literate author the one who knows like this to communicate complex ideas. Recommended.
5 / 5 Cleora
In the bed the Sapiens, has had to read a sequela, to see that it thinks would spend afterwards. Although a lot of his speculations are scary, the mine looks quite on-optimist.

The people that looks for the sources of the theories of new conspiracy could find a lot of to interest them in some of some ideas.

Descriptions to write of Inclusos for the amazon could spend the step the neighbour more a society in that are has has controlled no for ideas but for data.. Beware!
5 / 5 Clementine
Good sequela the sapiens, exploring roughly of some results and trying explores that it can spend afterwards. Some of these is not that it can wish given an on estimated view has to that especially ours. An excellent evaluation and some ours the leaders and the politicians would owe that read.
5 / 5 Tona
Has read this book without active read a prime minister, then was to add, otherwise, almost the averages of a book is so only in rephasing a first book. It is a last pair of chapters where an author describes some of some potentials of a future with his good and logical reasoning. Ossia Reason some 3 stars.
4 / 5 Sixta
Follows the logical train of crude that contributes to a realisation that calm already know and the calm swipe was with some consequences of these realities, the glimpse in the the possible future, questions the plot of some in existent paradigms
5 / 5 Simon
after reading Sapiens, the fabulous read, has had the expectations add of one follows up.
Was a lot of disappointed, so has not finalised a book and gave it to a tent of local charity as with which some first few pages of alcohols of result of the hundred numbingly boring and repetitive.
5 / 5 Shanna
Has found one beginning bit it on optimistic, but quickly result the really excellent read. A book can enjoy reading, while learning extracted adds. It is very thought causing and stimulates your imagination. Calm The the once read will find is able of the relate to so many informative elements and develop scientific. Llamas to read it.
4 / 5 Frederic
Following on Sapiens ossia a scientific and philosophical look excellent in humanity and a future. Both optimist and chilling a same time! Full in your zones of ignorance and face some of your prejudices! Beautiful book!
4 / 5 Reiko
Enjoyed apiens ' but found this book has done some sweeping statements that has not looked partorisca have a lot convincing factual backup and some of some projections look quite far fetched. The time will say.
5 / 5 Sonja
Always insightful with an intelligent, original, sympathetic and creative way to look in of the humans - where come from/come from, likes law and where is going - I wish all the world has known the one who wonderful Harari the writing is! It can not recommend enough.
5 / 5 Josephine
Any one bad. But some of of the this is form of repetition sapiens and a rest so only is not like this involving. It can be be hard reason have adored sapiens and is the hard comparative, but this so only has not had a same flange for me.
4 / 5 Izetta
Like the conscious biological algorithm are posting this positive critique to a never increasing data flow to promote another to discover so only that redundant punctual could be. Now debating in pot of mine in toasts yes to disconnect and retreat to the cabin for the lake or aim to result the divine and immortal superhuman. All the world-wide need read this book.
4 / 5 Doreen
This type is the legend , Sapiens was awesome and ossia any difficult according to album - touch the strong follows up and think in fact better that Sapiens - although it covers to the plot of a same earth found it an incredible idea to our possible future.
5 / 5 Artie
Extraordinarily Accessible for an academic work. It was impressed like this has bought several copies to give to friends. Intelligent and fantastically writing, can not recommend this book highly enough.
5 / 5 Marvella
Interesting. But trying too hard to be futuristic and inventing neologisms for a sake of concealed no really waters of control. No like this as well as his first book in mine dress.
4 / 5 Ranae
Well in a whole. Enjoy Sapiens more. This revisited a lot of a same earth, so only really breaking new earth to an end of a book. Better combo is reading Sapiens and then 'to be the car' for Mark O'Connell.
5 / 5 Arnita
Very thought causing. A hard read in of the places, but well the value that takes by means of finalises it. It is this a start of an end for a human race as we rid on more and more that a control in our lives to like Facebook and Google??? Just look in which people with apt bits/ google the clocks have begun already behaving like this of the robots when receiving an alert of his clock !!!!

Top Customer Reviews: The Precipice: ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 10 ratings
4 / 5
A Precipice is an absolute delight. Has come from/come from the fund partorisca be interested partorisca face transmission of climate, and has found Toby Ord and Nick Bostrom has thought this @@subject fascinating and is has changed significantly my career. A Precipice collates the wide row of ideas, and things of studio of strikes of asteroid, by means of the transmission of climate, civilisational collapse, and risks partorisca surface technologies. There is the very interesting section on combining factors of risk, and guidance in that roughly of some points with a leverage a big plus could be. I think that that it is essential reading partorisca both young adults that thinks of like this can help a world, and for has experienced professional and policymakers in of the places where can begin to form these results now.

That attack one the majority of in a book is an incredibly smooth text , with earnest asks of the people with 'enthusiastic intellect' partorisca go advance and face these challenges, reasons a future could be add. It is clear that Toby Ord has touched so much to this book in a past few years, and a text remains calm, sincere, persistent, and inspiring. I have ordered five copies and will be partorisca share his with my friends and family.
5 / 5
An idea of a whole existence partorisca be of humanity there is threatened apresamiento so much attention in ski-fi that arrest a lot of people is to somewhere in a vicinity of 'the aliens that will hold, if any 'apocalypse of zombie'.

Toby Ord convincingly Contests that this is not a chance, any casualidad that the humanity can go extinct in the future joint is not that small, and a merit @serious attention @subject. In fact it thinks a likelihood partorisca die because of some global catastrophe is main that p. p.ej. A risk to die because of the accident of traffic. Taking this seriously could be quite the chance that perspective of transmissions.

Readable and throughly has researched
4 / 5
More the books do not cover of the subjects of entities. More this covers the subjects of entities are sloppy. And more this breaks these subjects in the careful way are boring.

A Precipice chooses out of the subject @@@subject of unrivalled importance future humanity - chooses averts with rigorous analysis, and present some results in the fashion to oblige. It is among some favourite books have read.

Considers the row of catastrophes that permanently could shorten a potential of human civilisation. It begins with naturalidad (and easily quantified) risks of asteroids and volcanoes, and then considers some risks that could arise it of human technology, comprising artificial intelligence and bioweapons. He also habladurías on that it could be it able to do roughly him.

This book could change a way sees a world, and would recommend it to almost any one.
5 / 5
Toby Ord lucidly Described of the existential risks that the humanity is facing in a foreseeable the future and the dispute because it can be one the majority of question of entity for humanity to direct in some coming decades.
Is the introduction adds included for the new readers to a zone; this in spite of, included for me, the one who has done in the field has related for the moment, has abundance to offer: it is a first book that has read concealed tries to direct a @@subject comprehensively, trying studio all possible sources of existential risk (varying of the to to natural risks likes him to him to them the impacts of asteroid or natural pandemics to human-has done threats like artificial or human intelligence-has has drawn pathogens) and to dip them on the alone stairs, which leave you to see them in context. While a book is accessible, is very contested and resupplies abundance of the references and the cariche of additional notes are in a backside of a book for readers that loves to undermine deeper in any of some subjects.

Toby Ord An excellent work in comprehensively treating this (existentially) subject of entity and had sucedido in producing that easily it can remain one the majority of book of entity to read this year!
5 / 5
Toby Ord Is 'A Precipice' resupplies the discussion detailed of a science and ethics of existential risks, which defines as 'of the risks that threatens a destruction of humanity longterm potential'. A book describes eloquently so only that big to our species' the future potential is, that can endanger his realisation, and that it can do to protect he in a here and now. A Precipice is certainly one the majority of inspiring and insightful the book has read the long times and I believe it will be among some the majority of resources of entities so that cured in future generations in fact a lot of years to come.
4 / 5
A Precipice is the clearly writing and compellingly has contested book, adding breadth and depth to a landscape of the risks that humanities of type. Beside a current environmental crisis, Ord presents the detailed (and especially timely) analysis of pandemic risk, together with discussions of nuclear war, unaligned artificial intelligence, and numerous another global hazards. While his centrical message - that lives the time of extreme peril, and require urgent action to ensure the positive future - will be to face, Ord has sucedido in informant he with both hot and humanity; a book spends real emotional and personal (as well as intellectual) hanged.
4 / 5
Has read so only the chapter like this far, but has been quite impressed with that has read. I do in the zone related (AY SECURITY), and has a lot of bed a X-risk popular literature (Superintelligence, Life 3.0, ...), As I have not expected this book would comprise a lot of new information that there was not founding already. It was pleasantly he surprised it that this has not been a chance, as Toby has given a lot of considerations and of the ideas that has had has not considered previously. Looking forward to reading a rest!
5 / 5
is been some years of found that the book like this fascinating, has had to that read in two days. Ossia That pound.

Ord Does his chance in the sistémico, persuasive and captivating way. It averts of that, a book is sprinkled with interesting facts. For example, you know that, if all the bees and all other pollinators were to disappear, this so only would reduce collected of peel of global harvest 3-8? Or that laboratories of the maximum security of biological investigation has released accidentally foot-and-illness of mouth (two times, and once that heads to an explosion), Polio (45kg of him), SARS, and a black death?

Some arrivals of book with recommendations for like this can help reduce existential risks. My recommendation: read this book.
5 / 5
The majority of the books do not cover subject of entities. More this covers the subjects of entities are sloppy. And more this breaks these subjects in the careful way are boring.

A Precipice chooses out of the subject @@@subject of unrivalled importance future humanity - chooses averts with rigorous analysis, and present some results in the fashion to oblige. It is among some favourite books have read.

Considers the row of catastrophes that permanently could shorten a potential of human civilisation. It begins with naturalidad (and easily quantified) risks of asteroids and volcanoes, and then considers some risks that could arise it of human technology, comprising artificial intelligence and bioweapons. He also habladurías on that it could be it able to do roughly him.

This book could change a way sees a world, and would recommend it to almost any one.
5 / 5
'And reason, in expectation, almost everything of the lies of life of the humanity in a future, almost everything of lovely lies in some futures also: almost all a flourishing; almost all a beauty; our attainments more are; ours the majority of just societies; ours the majority of deep discoveries. We can continue our progress on bonanza, health, justice, liberty, and to the moral has thought. We can create the world of wellbeing and flourishing that has undone our capacity to imagine. And it can protect this world of catastrophe, can last million centuries. Ossia Our potential - that could attain it spend a Precipice and continue striving for the better world.'

Ossia One of a lot of resonate the passages of a book have taken the note of me like this read (possibly can take turned to an inspiring poster for my room... We will see!). A book comprises an impressive row of subject - comprehensively setting out of a moral chance and scientist to take existential risks the humanity seriously in highly readable prose. Some sections in a history of our civilisation, in our cosmic importance, and in our future potential left especially with the sense of deep awe. Some sections on 'look for-lose' when in the almost finalised with nuclear transmissions in a cold war, and in some risks of human potentials-has created pandemics is riveting (abundance of ' is...' Histories to have in yours rear-pocket for parties to dine). Fundamentally some insiemi of book out of the highly obliging chance to take seriously a weighty authorship for safeguarding a future of our species, which I highly reccomend!

Top Customer Reviews: Bad ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 60 ratings
4 / 5 Le
Formed: Kindle the edition Falls everything is doing and it beginning that the bed. It is an absolutely involving mix of investigative journalism of genders, psychology (in time psychiatry), organisational behaviour, the business & science that informs, and the history of worse and more than a humankind. Has annulled meetings and chances, there is retarded partorisca put to bed so only partorisca maintain reading this book - a history is almost surreal, and is hard of the believe really past, this in spite of like this expensive.
Likes to compliment an author. A depth of an investigation is extraordinary; but a lot especially, a narration is done in this perfect documentary fashion this in spite of one the majority of chilling the chances are described precisely big but without falling the emotional test.

I also would like me say the big thanks to all some sources and of the collaborators those who has done this possible book. You are people a lot brave ; I applaud your value and ethics.
5 / 5 Yolonda
Formed: Audible Audiobook Fantastic history, very well has said. In the women those who there is wanted so much to be Steve Jobs after, but is resulted any to have a product to oblige she like this wanted to have. As it feign it. And astonishingly directed to escape with him partorisca quite long to build the multibillion undertaken of dollar - by means of charisma, chutzpah, secrecy, Stalinist corporate management, and an amazing credulity of managers of joint and investors. A fascinating history of modern morality. A piece to mate to A Big Short - and surely has to that have the film of of the east some hips.
4 / 5 Ligia
Formed: Hardcover the time when the confidence in of the half comunicacionales is in an all time down in some the EUA, this suit to reserve reason the investigative journalism is required still partorisca help the normal people cut by means of a bullsht and see things so that in fact it is. This book, which is not so only a lot of writing and gripping of chapter to chapter, the brilliant work partorisca aim more than saying. It is the must -read partorisca any any one averts when be wanted by shiny things and big fiances. That the add read. Now that are to do , all more resembles pale in comparison!
4 / 5 Vivian
Formed: Hardcover This has to that be one of a more written reservation has read, a fashion partorisca write is clear and concise, no too complex or long winded like this often spends with such complex of business history. A flow of a writing and the history that says is also excellent, is an extremely comfortable and enjoyable has read. Die like this reservation is writing possibly would have enjoyed it included if it have not covered such the subject interesting.

This history is fascinating, in that he in a software and industry of technology partorisca a lot of year, these coverages of true book, his always impacting partorisca see people that little ready is partorisca ask a hard question and speak on, included when his clear something is clear injustice inside the company.

Is the emperor of modern day new dress, where same software of investment and big name the contractor can not see a forest partorisca some trees.
5 / 5 Cedrick
Formed: Kindle the edition has read this book in right 48 hours of then boarding the long-haul flight. Mesmerising, excellently has RESEARCHED, could do not dipping down. Ossia The moral history that comprises an ugly avidity laden expensive of Valley of Silicon and his founders, an army of cruel lawyers squashing people to the long of a way ( has tried silence an author of this book), a cult-ish abandonment of test and the common senses of those who is those who of Valley of Silicon and to Corporate Amsterdam as they pursue a next big thing. Nevermind That the health of the real and good people when the be was serious risks and a lot so only his dollars.
5 / 5 Nicky
Formed: Kindle Edition Patrick Lencioni has mentioned this book in an of the his late plus newsletters has bought like this he without reading some descriptions. Quell'Clue was the week of late nights been due to my inability to dip my Kindle down.

Can not believe has lost entirely an informative in Theranos but that certainly done for an experience of better same reading - so much work, the intrigue and the bad blood was the recipe for one of my favourite books of a year.
4 / 5 Lona
Formed: Paperback has lost this book when spear, but Alex Gibney excellent 2019 HBO doucmentry 'An Inventor: it Go partorisca blood in Valley of Silicious' purchase of pointed mine.
Carryrou' The book covers three and the half years of investigation the Theranos, his founder Elizabeth Holmes and his meteoric increase and spectacular fall in an obsessive investigation of the sleep. Sound the fascinating read and Carryrou uses his investigation partorisca say a history of a start. A history of his investigations as it postpone he of Wall Street Journal follows a cronological order of chance and is documented to an end of a book.

Essentially, Elizabeth Holmes has developed the start-up in Valley of the silicon where tries to develop the device as it could resupply analysis of test of multiple blood partorisca the row of conditions and illnesses in the box any much bigger that the big bread-cube. Partorisca An user so only the small pinprick of the blood has been required partorisca complete all these tests.
This would be the transmission of game . Some day, each house could have one and partorisca the small load could spend was tests of blood and have them has analysed almost immediately, resupplying punctual look of developing conditions. That is not to like? At all it looks.
That this reserves like this fascinating, as well as some history and centrical characters, is some subjects explores eats:

Avidity and rejection
A historty to start with of Valley of the Silicon-ups is a where the investors always try and go in in a start of potentially of novel ideas and do the murder. It thinks Google, Facebook and Uber. Two things drive this. An idea and a walk/ of expertise/of the confidence of these taking it advance. In a chance of Theranos Elizabeth Holmes forces of personality outweighed any doubts in a concept or an execution. This in spite of to the same time begins Theranos, is 19 and Stanford dropout without experience in trying of blood anything, besides the glorious idea and good connections.
Holmes Has exerted an almost Svengali like control of some people in his orbit. Ossia Partly to do with his physical appearance. Big; striking blue unblinking eyes; dessed in of the collars of black turtle (Steve Jobs) and that speaks in the voice of baritone. Supremely Sure in both his idea and directs to persuade and assumes the Joint of members of Cupboard of Ex Government forward; he 4 General of star (Jim Mattis of fame of Triumph) and investors of big name, the one who blinded for any one promises of an idea or of the money to be fact of him, was sufficiently incurous like this to look for a detail of as this invention has done in fact. People and organisations like Walgreens was happy to dip hundreds of million investment of dollars to Theranos without demanding planned diligence independent expert of a product.
At the same time of Theranos the death was estimated like the private company in $ 9bn, with Holmes action of this valuation in $ 4.5. Until this signals any investor in Theranos had seen an interior that does of a product or has questioned a fabulous the claims have done for him. It has had neither any member of his Joint of company.

Secrecy and lies
Holmes and his senior executive partner was secretive to a point of paranoia in his idea. Two reasons partorisca east. In the first place they were concerned sincerely in his ideas that is flown, but so that the time has been in and could not take his invention to do a secrecy has hid to raft of corners to cut, dud promises and frankly there was mentido as to as the crew has treated. So only those in Theranos doing in a project could see the one who far of a truth a claimes Holmes has done for a product and his readiness to the phase in fact was. Some have turned the blind eye while those with professional worries or of the ethical were shot neither or to the left, all the low rigourous clauses of confidentiality.
This secrecy coupled with an aggressive fashion of management also stifiled a creative initiative of a Theranos instruments. The knowledge was can and the developers was deliberately siloed to ensure they so only done in to his own zone likes capacity to share that it thinks by means of a company was severly has limited.

Weaponising One law
That has found perhaps more impressive that all is a way an aggressive use of a threat of litigation has the habit of compliance by force, especially against it poden a lot financially resupply to struggle his corner. Some lawyers those who command some the majority of costs is some bulls of legal hole of an industry. Holmes Saves any cost in protecting his secrets and covering his lies with a determinate use of aggressive legal companies and some threats of legal action to force whistleblowers to maintain silent. This extends the Carryrou also. Of a $ 900m created for Holmes in his third round to fund, $ 300m has been in of the costs of lawyers!

Regulatory incuriousity
A FDA and other regulators looked in of the general terms incurious on some claims for this car and remained like this until the things have begun to go bad bad when that quell'was essentially an idea in the phase of prototype has been he alive to an audience. A terracing to those private companies can avert such scrutiny is alarming.

A debate is common still like this to if Holmes deliberately misled or has had sociopathic tendency. A history is not on. It is touched now with annexes Federal and DRY CRIMES that spend until 20 years in prison.

I highly recommend this book, which think will result the textbook on leadership, governance fails and avidity.Also it recommends Gibney HBO documentary which ameno the life some people and chances in a book, any less Elizabeth Holmes she. Also it adds visual detail in a development of a device to try of the blood in a way Carryrou the book can no.

Hope Ossia useful.
4 / 5 Stormy
Formed: Kindle the edition Read this in three days, could do not dipping down. If this was the work of the fiction was hard to believe, this in spite of is done . The new cloths of an emperor in the steroids that is funded by some of some players some big plus in some the EUA and fed by the complete web of lies, duel and some seriously practical business shady.

Easily to five star, to good sure the must has read.

Can not expect see a film.
4 / 5 Angelic
Formed: Hardcover this book is one of a bit those that pieces of literature that is both easy to read And interesting. It has been it bit it garbled partorisca some first thirty pages that tries to agree those who is those who , but he no detract of a history. A way an author has inserted to a narrative felt the bit jarring- I there was no to give has been the one who has published a history. And I have to that admit, after all a hype other descriptions and saying of means comunicacionales theranos deceived and scamming people, and when a book has said that a company was partorisca deceive, when I am coming to an explanation of a real scamming companies and clinical of the doctor seats the tad anticlimactic. I suppose partorisca see a build until these things and reading the factual accounts and no a version of means comunicacionales takes a spectacle was slightly, and the fact less than the develop, but I still read voraciously right to an end.

The only question is a dustjacket- some papers of start of the yes calm money give them the bit of the rub, and is the bit to disappoint
4 / 5 Mose
Formed: Kindle Slow Edition partorisca begin, so much so that almost it has given on on he (for this a loss of stars).
This has said once a snowball has begun to go downhill believes an avalanche!
Worthy of the clave read, so only with him and you will be winning.
In general the solid piece of brave investigative journalism that involves scandal, threats, scaremongering and lies of an order a big plus.
Punctual to be fact in the the film of Hollywood.
4 / 5 Sherill
Drop all are doing and it beginning that the bed. It is an absolutely involving mix of investigative journalism of genders, psychology (in time psychiatry), organisational behaviour, the business & science that informs, and the history of worse and more than a humankind. Has annulled meetings and chances, there is retarded partorisca put to bed so only partorisca maintain reading this book - a history is almost surreal, and is hard of the believe really past, this in spite of like this expensive .
Likes to compliment an author. A depth of an investigation is extraordinary; but a lot especially, a narration is done in this perfect documentary fashion this in spite of one the majority of chilling the chances are described precisely big but without falling the emotional test.

I also would like me say the big thanks to all some sources and of the collaborators those who has done this possible book. You are people a lot brave ; I applaud your value and ethics.
4 / 5 Mireille
Fantastic history, a lot well has said. In the women those who has loved so much to be Steve Jobs after, but is resulted any to have a product to oblige she like this loved have. As it feign it. And astonishingly directed to escape with him partorisca quite long to build the multibillion undertaken of dollar - by means of charisma, chutzpah, secrecy, Stalinist corporate management, and an amazing credulity of managers of joint and investors. A fascinating history of modern morality. A piece to mate to A Big Short - and surely has to that have the film of of the east some hips.
4 / 5 Rosina
This has to that be one of a more written reservation has read, a fashion to write is clear and concise, no too complex or long winded like this often spends with such complex of business history. A flow of a writing and the history that says is also excellent, is an extremely comfortable and enjoyable has read. Die like this reservation is writing possibly would have enjoyed it included if it have not covered such the subject interesting.

This history is fascinating, in that he in a software and industry of technology for a lot of year, these coverages of true book, his always impacting to see people that little ready is to ask a hard question and speak on, included when his clear something is clear injustice inside the company.

Is the emperor of modern day new dress, where same software of investment and big name the contractor can not see a forest for some trees.
5 / 5 Lilliam
The time when the confidence in of means it comunicacionales is in an all time down in some the EUA, this suit to reserve reason the investigative journalism is required still to help the normal people cut by means of a bullsht and see things so that in fact it is. This book, which is not so only a lot of writing and gripping of chapter to chapter, the brilliant work to aim more than saying. It is the must -read for any any one averts when be loved by shiny things and big fiancées. That the add read. Now that are to do , all more resembles pale in comparison!
4 / 5 Jeff
Has lost this book when spear, but Alex Gibney excellent 2019 HBO doucmentry 'An Inventor: it Go for blood in Valley of Silicious' purchase of pointed mine.
Carryrou' The book covers three and the half years of investigation the Theranos, his founder Elizabeth Holmes and his meteoric increase and spectacular fall in an obsessive investigation of the sleep. Sound the fascinating read and Carryrou uses his investigation to say a history of a start. A history of his investigations as it postpone he of Wall Street Journal follows a cronological order of chance and is documented to an end of a book.

Essentially, Elizabeth Holmes has developed the start-up in Valley of the silicon where tries to develop the device to the equal that could resupply analysis of test of multiple blood for the row of conditions and illnesses in the box any one much bigger that the big bread-cube. For an user so only the small pinprick of the blood has been required to complete all these tests.
This would be the transmission of game . Some day, each house could have one and for the small load could spend was tests of blood and have them has analysed almost immediately, resupplying punctual look of developing conditions. That is not to like? At all it looks.
That this reserves like this fascinating, as well as some history and centrical characters, is some subjects explores eats:

Avidity and rejection
A historty to start with of Valley of the Silicon-ups is a where the investors always try and go in in a start of potentially of novel ideas and do the murder. It thinks Google, Facebook and Uber. Two things drive this. An idea and a walk/ of expertise/of the confidence of these taking it advance. In a chance of Theranos Elizabeth Holmes forces of personality outweighed any one doubts in a concept or an execution. This in spite of to the same time begins Theranos, is 19 and Stanford dropout without experience in trying of blood anything, besides the glorious idea and good connections.
Holmes Has exerted an almost Svengali like control of some people in his orbit. Ossia Partly to do with his physical appearance. Big; striking blue unblinking eyes; dessed in of the collars of black turtle (Steve Jobs) and that speaks in the voice of baritone. Supremely Sure in both his idea and directs to persuade and assumes the Joint of members of Cupboard of Ex Government forward; he 4 General of star (Jim Mattis of fame of Triumph) and investors of big name, the one who blinded for any one promises of an idea or of the money to be fact of him, was sufficiently incurous like this to look for a detail of as this invention has done in fact. The People and the organisations likes them Walgreens was of happy to dip hundreds of million investment of dollars to Theranos without demanding planned diligence independent expert of a product.
At the same time of Theranos the death was estimated like the private company in $ 9bn, with Holmes action of this valuation in $ 4.5. Until this signals any investor in Theranos had seen an interior that does of a product or has questioned a fabulous the claims have done for him. It has had neither any member of his Joint of company.

Secrecy and lies
Holmes and his senior executive partner was secretive to a point of paranoia in his idea. Two reasons partorisca east. In the first place they were concerned sincerely in his ideas that is flown, but so that the time has been in and could not take his invention to do a secrecy has hid to raft of corners to cut, dud promises and frankly there was mentido like this to as the crew has treated. So only those in Theranos doing in a project could see the one who far of a truth a claimes Holmes has done for a product and his readiness to the phase in fact was. Some have turned the blind eye while those with professional worries or of the ethical were shot neither or to the left, all the low rigourous clauses of confidentiality.
This secrecy coupled with an aggressive fashion of management also stifiled a creative initiative of a Theranos instruments. The knowledge was can and the developers was deliberately siloed to ensure they so only done in to his own zone likes capacity to share that it thinks by means of a company was severly has limited.

Weaponising A law
That has found perhaps more impressive that all is a way an aggressive use of a threat of litigation has the habit of compliance by force, especially against it poden a lot financially resupply to struggle his corner. Some lawyers those who command some the majority of costs is some bulls of legal hole of an industry. Holmes Saves any cost in protecting his secrets and covering his lies with a determinate use of aggressive legal companies and some threats of legal action to force whistleblowers to maintain silent. This extends the Carryrou also. Of a $ 900m created for Holmes in his third round to fund, $ 300m has been in of the costs of lawyers!

Regulatory incuriousity
A FDA and other regulators looked in of the general terms incurious on some claims for this car and remained like this until the things have begun to go bad bad when that quell'was essentially an idea in the phase of prototype has been he alive to an audience. A terracing to those private companies can avert such scrutiny is alarming.

A debate is common still like this to if Holmes deliberately misled or has had sociopathic tendency. A history is not on. It is touched now with annexes Federal and DRY CRIMES that spend until 20 years in prison.

Highly recommend this book, which think will result the textbook on leadership, governance fails and avidity.Also it recommends Gibney HBO documentary which ameno the life some people and chances in a book, any one less Elizabeth Holmes she. Also it adds visual detail in a development of a device to try of the blood in a way Carryrou the book can no.

Attended Ossia useful.
5 / 5 Kortney
Has read this book in right 48 hours of then boarding the long-haul flight. Mesmerising, excellently has RESEARCHED, could do not dipping down. Ossia The moral history that comprises an ugly avidity laden expensive of Valley of Silicon and his founders, an army of cruel lawyers squashing people to the long of a way ( has tried silence an author of this book), a cult-ish abandonment of test and the common senses of those who is those who of Valley of Silicon and to Corporate Amsterdam to the equal that pursue a next big thing. Nevermind That the health of the real and good people when the be was serious risks and a lot so only his dollars.
5 / 5 Merry
Patrick Lencioni has mentioned this book in an of the his late plus newsletters have bought like this he without reading some descriptions. Quell'Clue was the week of late nights been due to my inability to dip my Kindle down.

Can not believe has lost entirely an informative in Theranos but that certainly done for an experience of better same reading - so much work, the intrigue and the bad blood was the recipe for one of my favourite books of a year.
5 / 5 Shella
Has read this in three days, could do not dipping down. If this was the work of the fiction was hard to believe, this in spite of is done . The new cloths of an emperor in the steroids that is funded by some of some players some big plus in some the EUA and fed by the complete web of lies, duel and some seriously practical business shady.

Easily to five star, to good sure the must has read.

Can not expect see a film.
4 / 5 Rima
This book was different of my usual elections and is to come recommended by my sister. It is an interesting history , this in spite of how is the documentary of the fashionable book with the a lot of people has involved is in hard time to follow. The characters are presented also in the way that the frames think that that I have been in a first book when has no, as it was flipping back the thought of the plot “ knows this person? Has has lost something?”. If it have not had the bookmark to the plot of a time has known no where has had to that the left was reason was like this detailed and for this the bit to confuse, but has decided once to plod on and give on that tries to comprise each appearance was easier that locate with and in general is a enjoyable has read.
4 / 5 Celia
This book is one of a bit those that pieces of literature that is both easy to read And interesting. It has been it bit it garbled for some first thirty pages that tries to agree those who is those who , but he no detract of a history. A way an author has inserted to a narrative felt bit it jarring- I there was no @to @give has been the one who has published a history. And I have to that admit, after all a hype other descriptions and saying of means comunicacionales theranos deceived and scamming people, and when a book has said that a company was to deceive, when I am coming to an explanation of a real scamming companies and clinical of the doctor seats the tad anticlimactic. I suppose to see a build until these things and reading the factual accounts and no a version of means comunicacionales takes a spectacle was slightly, and the fact less than the develop, but I still read voraciously right to an end.

The only question is a dustjacket- some papers of start of the yes calm money give them the bit of the rub, and is the bit to disappoint
4 / 5 Jerald
John Carreyrou has written an absolute breaking account of a woman self-motivated delusional crossed partorisca do she famous and very rich. Elizabeth Holmes the idols were Steve Jobs and Bill Gates and previously partorisca leave university there is irrevocably dipped his alcohol partorisca join his rows.

Was determined like this partorisca take that it goes in a street the fame and fortune that she ducked out of his university course and place roughly that accrues his fortune but, alas, his idea to develop the system partorisca simplify a fast diagnostic of the blood that tries to give fast and attentive health look, was without scientific merit. But it is the salesman adds and has sold early a concept to capitalists of adventure the one who has seen a lot green $ before his eyes and piled plots and a lot of money his company Theranos.

A cohort was purchased early, Sunny Balwani, the bit of the svengali character, resulting so much his secret lover and has sawed-manager aiding and abetting him to hoodwink investors.

A joint of administration very distinguished has been gathered of one a lot persuasive Lady Holmes to the equal that has comprised Henry Kissinger, George Shultz, James Mattis, James Mattis, Sam Nunn and William Perry. A lawyer of company was David Boies, senior partner of Boies, Schiller and Flexner, one of one the majority of famous, the lawyers have dreaded , aggressive in some States. This impressive line on has not gone quite concealed impressive reason his to has been taken in for Lady Holmes but has given Theranos the second look goldplated will have to that respectability.

In some signals have based in a PR dips has gone by some costs of company rocketed the quite the pocolos $ billions and Elizabeth Holmes is resulted the paper billionaire.

This in spite of the doubts and the nervousness have grown in of the sure neighbourhoods in Theranos medical claims, and when John Carreyrou the excellent exposure has been published in a Wall Street Journal, and USA the Regulatory organism has begun to research Theranos is exited early some drive and has gone belly-up.

In a principle of Theranos the life am bent to think that Elizabeth has believe in that was the good thing for humanity (and, of course, for his own fame and fortune) but so that the time has progressed has to that has results a lot clear his that swindle weaves and a lot of people. Voltaire could resupply his with the bit of the start with his words 'A human brain is the complex organ with a wonderful power of enabling man (or woman) to find reasons to continue to believe anything wants to believe.'

An exposure of Elizabeth Holmes, and another for an author was the very brave thing to do so that it was constantly harassed for Theranos and his bull to face terrier lawyer David Boise and mates.

You never read the book writes better in corporate fraud that maintain enthralled until a last page.
5 / 5 Telma
Slow to begin, so much so that almost it has given on on he (for this a loss of stars).
This has said once a snowball has begun to go downhill believes an avalanche!
Worthy of the clave read, so only with him and you will be winning.
In general the solid piece of brave investigative journalism that involves scandal, threats, scaremongering and lies of an order a big plus.
Punctual to be fact in the the film of Hollywood.
4 / 5 Vania
A core of this tragic history is quite directly advances, and sadly has been assisted in a lot of variants in of the financial phases over time. Still it has such one ridiculousness roughly some chances in this history that you would not be able of the do on like this fiction.

If you have not been conscious will see like the valley of Silicon resupplies an earth of ganadería perfect for the combination of hubris, absence of ethics and the gold-haste-blindness. It is in the start-arrive undertaken and his rock–founder to star/CEO this has developed purportedly the blood tries easier and faster, potentially revolutionising a medical world. Well-known, big-the investors of profile there is lined until behind a company and helped to ensure spent he of phase of $ 9 bln in his IPO. . If you are not familiarised with some real chances, will try any to spoil a history. But it has had a subject with a whole proposition, the big a.. And it is fascinating like a CEO, with Steve Jobs-Syndrome, manged to pull rational and has has experienced people to his cult.

Like this finally is another disturbing if roughly that regulatory, investors, personal and sadly the patients were all misled by means of bogus claims and simple fraud with levels of qualities. A part last of a book extracted some subsequent threats, processes after an author, the journalist of Wall Street Journal that obviously portrays in ready light, exposed all this.

Like the professional investor is a type to reserve concealed will entertain you on the no-fly too long. But also servants like the memory any to close your eyes to a pitfalls and red flags when investing in business. A lack to forget and serious governance lie of subjects in a heart of this work; a very respected joint of a person of company comprised with experiencing a medical field to properly value the one who an in fact tried company to achieve..
4 / 5 Britt
An idea adds to our time. Which is perhaps all this prevents this reserves to be excellent, I to suspect his life of shelf can be limited – has described the odd phenomenon that for real marks this time, right now.

So much haste and read the first chance, I hope, surrendered to the manifestation of the past has in last learnt to dip behind .

Elizabeth Holmes was the young woman in the haste. Both to change a world (for a better, to the left is says immediately) and to do extracted adds of money. In fact, you see it likes him Steve Jobs new, included to a discharge to adopt his fashion of dress, comprising some collars of black circle.

His idea was glorious. A device that could fed so only the drop of human blood, a quantity that could obtained of the prick to nail to the toe more than of to syringe in vetoes it, and use that the door of tiny sample out of the vast variety of tests of diagnostics with big accuracy.

Is the wonderful idea reason, particularly with a chronically ailing, a need to collect relatively the shows of big blood can result increasingly difficult over time. Nurses, comprising some mates of mine, said that he sickening the fulfilled can be to look for to vetoes especially in a main patient, and to cause the suffering adds to insert his syringe.

With this idea, Holmes has taken the Valley of Silicon startup fund to the valuation of some $ 9bn doing she one of a young plus never billionaires in a process, the prominent figure in some worlds so many of science and of business.

But an idea has not done. It take roughly it whistles courageous blowers and he tenacious investigative journalist in a 'Wall Street Journal', John Carreyrou, an author of 'Bad Blood', to expose the one who Holmes' in bylines Theranos was until. In fact, some of one the majority of gripping pages in a show to reserve reason both value and to the tenacity has been required, like this Theranos struggled behind in one the majority of possible vicious way, using big-powered the lawyers and each trick could escape with to silence his critics.

Today Holmes is still under investigations, facing the possible twenty-year gaol sentence. A history of as go of Stanford dropout successful business meteoric so only to finalise where is now frames for gripping and sometimes painful reading (in of the occasions, has had to dip a book down, saying to me, “oh any one! It does not go to do that after, is?” But she ). And it contains the lesson any to having spent up: it likes him the journalist Arwa Mahdawi dipped in a 'Guardian', is now of “paralización fetishising contractors”.
4 / 5 Shakia
Theranos Is a $ 10bn undertaken that you has not listened never of.

This book is an excellent swipe for account unexpectedly of as the company to try of the blood focused for the charismatic and highly intelligent Stanford the drop was, Elizabeth Holmes, is resulted one of a start of Valley of the hottest silicon ups and then clashed to at all

A book is very very researched with an author (a Journalist of Wall Street Journal) interviewing personal the one who was quite brave to speak up in a wrong doing has seen in a company. A number of them left and was then hounded for the lawyers of a company the one who has been exasperated to maintain them to say a truth.

A cast of investors (Rupert Murdoch and another) and people of big profile (Henry Kissinger, George Shultz and another ) the one who has been deceived to invest and that sustains a company scary reading.

Whilst There is innovators there the one who creates something the new and totally different mark, has to to another likes him Elizabeth, the one who trusts the avidity of the people, optimism and desire to do something new, in the way that mark the new cloths of an Emperor looks the modest trick.
4 / 5 Clint
A gripping history of an increase and fall of Elizabeth Holmes and his brainchild Theranos well the read, especially yes is in subject, leadership, healthcare or just thrillers (reasons ossia a). Almost it can not believe some period Theranos is gone in order to hide some massive failures that has gone his blood that come from devices. Ossia The hips fascinating read in the way resembled Steve Jobs biography because door more afterwards to a figure of Elizabeth Holmes. While a world has thought of the his like this after visionary messiah of Steve Jobs characterises (and think so ), in final of a short tomb to change a world-wide some Works of way have done. This in spite of, is undeniable that has some of the qualities of Steve Jobs, especially a esality field of sprain' - a capacity to convince another that lucido the truth is a universal truth .

A book is marvelously writing and meticulously has researched. John Carreyrou resupplies the chronological account detailed of the history of a company of multiple corners. It is fascinating to the equal that was able to the piece has jointed an extremely secretive the history of 15 years of the same company although so only begins to research Theranos in 2015. Law like the novel of thriller for John Grisham and will not be able to dip down a book until it is finalised.

Commentaries of format: absolutely it recommends to take a Hardcover edition - at least for me, reading in the paper is much more enjoyable and impactful. Lame for £13, is now £20 and still shopping in this same prize although a Kindle the edition is £6.
4 / 5 Shelley
If this book was the work of fiction, probably would conclude that an author, John Carreyrou, has had too vivid an imagination when that writing. But ossia the real history with real people and is said the obliging and effortless fashion. John Carreyrou takes a reader by means of a complex narrative of a behaviour alleged of some two main engine in Theranos, Elizabeth Holmes and Sunny Balwani, as they create the vortex of deception and collateral harm continuous human that finally headed to a death of a company. This book is extremely a lot-researched and is wins it to a value adds all some people that has been bad fraction for his implication in Theranos, but has given a does not advance to be listened. The credit also has to that go to John Carreyrou to be for a history, in spite of an enormous legal pressure has applied his and a Wall Street Journal.

Like a detective I, have unfortunately find some subjects of defiant personality there is showed for Holmes and Blawani, and a company of law has associated, sometimes a lot of. Some the extreme levels of legal pressure have applied to all that has spoken was, comprising an author, was clearly unacceptable. But it is possible that a reason has chosen to attack these people in this way was been due to his own insecurities. In my experience, yard proceedings follows three streets of attack in this order of priority: evidence, process and finally, personality. If an evidence is his , then some movements to attack on to accuse, then finally the personality. Theranos Has known a truth on which had been until and therefore it could not take on a WSJ and another in a subject of evidence. For they have so directed his attack on process and personality, with heavy-has rid threats for big-powered lawyers, mostly against character without experience in this space. This in spite of, if Theranos had not taken never any of these first allegations of the yard, has been difficult for them to avert scrutiny of all an evidence against him. A WSJ also would have been conscious of a fact concealed 'the truth is an absolute defence to the claim of defamation.'

Is in accordance with John Carryrou' conclusion that Elizabeth Holmes probably there is not dipping was to deceive a world, but likes Victor Frankenstein, adrede build the monster that finally can not control.

Ossia The a lot of-researched,book very written that fully merits one 5 indication and I highly would recommend it to any interested in the add read.
4 / 5 Nisha
This was one thrilling, quickly-paced history in an increase and fall of Theranos, the company to try of the blood. It writes like the crime-thriller, could not believe some extraordinary period a company has been to hide and cover-up his 'technology'. Besides, a way in that an in awe company and there is threatened his patient and of the employees. Some signs of opinions were everywhere but a company headed to fooled political of big profile, investors and subjects.

Like this far, ossia a book has better read this year. Questions all and stand up so that it is right and wrong.
4 / 5 Rosalee
The bad blood has been written for journalist of Wall Street Journal John Carreyou the one who uncovered a fraud of Elizabeth Holmes and his Theranos company. It is the look to oblige in a charisma of function, quell'harass and the secrecy can touch in elling' the promise with absolutely any capacity to rid on that.

According to Carreyou, Holmes continued to create billions of dollars in funding without being able to try his time of concept with which time with which time. The powerful people backed them (and some closings ) in spite of some 16 million pages of evidence that will be part of a criminal chance against Holmes that begin in July this year.

Everything on, the grimly fascinating read. 4-stars
5 / 5 Bao
If any one has had gave to synopsis of this book probably would have thought that it was one of some better works of fiction of a 21st century and like that has read the and the knowledge to be the true history the fact all an incredible plus.

I quite often chair with the book in an evening and think in me I so only read the fast chapter or two to unwind this in spite of with this book was like this gripped and has loved to know that pass with which so only maintain to read until my eyes would result to tired to leave me continue.

Can honradamente not recommending this book highly quite so much so that I have left my copy was to a lot of friends and of the members familiarised
4 / 5 Dimple
This book is fantastic. A scarce class partorisca reserve which have struggled partorisca dip down. And when I finalised it that could have read again.
Covers a history of the arrive undertaken beginning that it begin of with the intentions add, but then results the giant with work.
A writing is glorious, and an investigation has involved partorisca create a book has to that it has been extraordinary.
Some people those who has on spoken and has said a history is surprising. They have had a value partorisca stand up and say a truth when faced with a lot of legal threats. An author and these involved in speaking on deserving the credit adds. The people like this mark of the world-wide the better place.
5 / 5 Kena
I a lot usually read the plot of nonfiction, but this has taken my attention to the equal that do in a healthcare field and have long experience with tests of diagnostics. Carreyrou Conducts a thorough investigation to a start up and development of Theranos is gripping and ghastly. Of experience with United Kingdom and regulators of EU, so only can expect this atrocious duel would be impossible here. Continuous resupply evidence that charismatic people , driven can have the sociopathic streak also, and the clarity and the honesty are essential to ensure that this is to resist in control. Utmost work.
5 / 5 Cecelia
The bad blood is the fast reading very written reserves this describes an incredible increase this in spite of decrease more incredible of Theranos. It is the lesson adds in a power of persuasion, light hand-held, and disposal partorisca suspend disbelieve. A cautionary counts - especially in an age of unbelievable technology, perhaps is really unbelievable!

A book adds partorisca still that has the low attention has turned. Literally it can it do not dip down and read he the day (a day along). I have recommended already the familiar and friends in and out of a space/of health of the technology. Grab The And read you will not be disappointed.
4 / 5 Jacqualine
If this book was the work of the fiction then could be forgiven partorisca think it was bit it far fetched.

Shows a lot well that the people is conceited the arrogance knows a lot of bounds.

Full credit to John Carreyrou partorisca his excellent investigative journalism and to some leading workers in Theranos those who has resupplied the support adds to an author in spite of a personal pressure has been dipped under any to extend an unsatisfactory behaviour of a subject.

Altogether The riveting read.
5 / 5 Dinah
There is enjoyed really read this book. You are the book along also - I has maintained to think would finalise it and maintain to go. It do not complain ! It is very researched and very thorough. Marcos upper to an author also - has to that toil to take an information in a company. In general, the very good book!
5 / 5 Claudio
Was vaguely conscious of a history for behind this book in the bed that a piece for an author. When I have begun a book is not sure state like all finalising and a mark of details to oblige reading. Any marvel the film is done of him with Jennifer Lawrence that touches a part of Steve Jobs wannabe Elizabeth Holmes. It is an extraordinary history of deception, avidity, and definite disaster (thanks to a dogged investigative journalism of an author). Highly recommended.
5 / 5 Gladys
Had listened of Theranos so only in brief on a bit those that the first years of a book am exited, and resembled has been the new startup in his infancy - a book gives the fascinating and count it detailed that in fact spent on 10+ years that has done this possible.
Is like John of real life Grisham novel - and is repeatedly state horrified in the quell'had been a reality for behind a company.
Fascinating Read ossia a lot last to dip down, gave also a lot of moments of the reflection in that the people is able of (good and bad) and would do a lot as well as the book of the psychology for any one has interested.
5 / 5 Georgeann
While I want to see more contractors when be achieved especially in ROOT, this history is like this scary to think. Also exhibit a big loopholes in some systems and some legal wall that can prevent years of mischief to be the advance spent for sincerely has concerned employee. Well read although I have found bite it too much a-sided.. It have been a lot it have another perspective lateralmente to somewhere same after a company has been downhill
5 / 5 Suk
A book is based around a start of Valley of the Silicon ups and is the account to develop of as an original concept separate company with reality whilst attracting members of joint of investor and big flight in his sleep. I have found this the quite riveting read and the history of modern day of ‘the new cloths of the emperor.'
4 / 5 Johna
One a lot the history written well of the startup and his unmaking. Each chapter deserves his own book. It is not so only a history of Theranos but a startup culture. And also a history of like this like this ready a lot-has educated the people are failed for a system and likes to fail a system. You learn the shot adds in a culture of valley of the silicon, a psychology of start-on groups. Those that and can can help to hide very obvious and dangerous defects. It Have liked me read more detail on some reservation that like this fallen of people to his charm, and has helped the defective idea to continue and attract money, in a cost to deceive patient. Also like this like this very polite continuous do in Theranos and believe or go with some lies some manager of a company is doing. But for me, one more that devastates and unbelieve the part was David Boies and the approximation of the his undertaken of law. Blackmailing, threating, Etc. hard-working Very just but doctors and patients etc. And wants to read more roughly that knows a deception in an in bylines and the one who ready was to cover up.
Also some details in a book on some people has involved in a history, his deep etc. Is some interesting, gives such the depth to a history. And it results the history of any only Theranos but the history roughly culture of work, a function to be able to, money, walk to win money. The patients takes lost in all this hype.
4 / 5 Eun
An a lot of the history written well of the startup and his unmaking. Each chapter deserves his own book. It is not so only a history of Theranos but a startup culture. And also a history of like this like this ready a lot-has educated the people are failed for a system and likes to fail a system. You learn the shot adds in a culture of valley of the silicon, a psychology of start-on groups. Those that and can can help to hide very obvious and dangerous defects. It Have liked me read more detail on some reservation that like this fallen of people to his charm, and has helped the defective idea to continue and attract money, in a cost partorisca deceive patient. Also like this like this very polite continuous do in Theranos and believe or go with some lies some manager of a company is doing. But partorisca me, one more that devastates and unbelieve the part was David Boies and the approximation of the his undertaken of law. Blackmailing, threating, Etc. hard-working Very just but doctors and patients etc. And wants to read more roughly that knows a deception in an in bylines and the one who ready was to cover up.
Also some details in a book on some people has involved in a history, his deep etc. Is some interesting, gives such the depth to a history. And it results the history of any only Theranos but the history roughly culture of work, a function to be able to, money, walk to win money. The patients takes lost in all this hype.
4 / 5 Bernadette
That was a question - all speak and any trousers. This estupefaciente (in a true meaning of this word) history, is has said brilliantly. Fantastically. I have read to plot. In fact it is obsessive for me, but is the long long times have read of the book in 24 hours, beginning to finalise. I have done with east. 'Unputdownable' Call and he like this east . A credit adds to a writer because any only has the writing the book like this well, but also, has done some well. Read the
5 / 5 Fae
has has not bought never the no-book of the fiction written for the journalist before; I am not sure state as to expect... That I taken is the page turner (well, screen-tapper like this is in a Kindle) could not dip down fill up with so that 'that a flipping-heck' moments that was quite stunned in as any place to stop to this business more collected! Obviously, hindsight is 20:20, and this is to be dip beside simultaneously expose a fraud but also to underline so only likes to take like this out of hand.
5 / 5 Maryjane
Has has not finalised included a book and are further has impacted. In the first place entirely I do not comprise reason crooked criminal Balwani is walking free and his sociopathic counterpart Holmes. I have lost entirely all the respect for Valley of Silicon. This book develops the hell of the plot and certainly an image has glorified is to do to believe around Silicon Vallet need to be view with abundance of scepticism. It Balwani And Holmes has done is criminal and does not comprise reason civilises is not that it speaks to them. Also defended of the despicable big flight quell'harasses that it threatens and lying to young youngster whistleblowers is disgusting and thuggish. Boise Need to be in prison also. They are totally horrified for a revelations in this book and one still unpunished the criminality boil .. All the world would owe that buy this book.
5 / 5 Caitlyn
Literally, so only when you think the things could not take odder, unethical or bad, something more is spent to light in some next pages. And a fall of Theranos is almost a same model in reverse. Calm think it can not take he very done !

A prose in this book is simple, uncomplicated and easy to digest. It is the I really rids very concentrated and any lost of a main plot. It is a exceptionally surround a lot of writing of a Theranos saga and will do fights to dip it down.
4 / 5 Carmine
Ossia He sensational book - I has been without sleeping to finalise this was. When it Take to the half way could not taking asking I like the company can the side gives one any all accountability in such the blatant way, in a name to be the startup. For a time has taken to an end of a book was daunted enough of a bravery of some main characters to stand up against one of some companies of the main law in a country to take this history was.
5 / 5 Tawnya
One thousand salaams to John Carreyrou, the giant among men. Have enjoyed each sentence of one debunking of this devious and despicable WITH artist. Thank you For a value there is showed in uncovering this fraud. Down waiting for a test he 28 June 2020. Please continue with this excellent work - the precise society more people like calm.
5 / 5 Noreen
Fantastic rodeo of as 1 woman there has been the sleep to change a world, but then bent or has broken a lot of principles to pull a wool in eyes of investors, and maintain that they go with the car that has virtually done any of one has suggested test. Quite scary to see some a lot of famous faces that has been sucked in too much, and people in of the powerful places, any one full calm with a lot of confidence! It is in accordance with commentaries in a coverage, hope the film based in this book to the equal that was the sample adds has done a justice to reserve
5 / 5 Echo
This really is an amazing history, brilliantly developed in detail final for an author. Some characters are drawn animadamente and a step of a book is big. It is interesting in a lot of levels - human, morals and ethics, subject and finance. It contains a lot of lessons think - for the point of view of the financial analyst does not leave you be drawn in for charisma and comprise a technology is investing in. A lot of people am exited of this book that the terrible looks but my overwhelming impression is people with morals the one who stood up his, leaves, has informed to some powers and has spoken to an author of this book in spite of enormous intimidation.
4 / 5 Roderick
In that has it Also read Interrupted recently this takes theS ilicon start of Valley on madness the step to scare further. A lot these books reads like this he fictional history of horror, this'll done your blood boils (pun feigned) and has had to Google to plot of a material to verify that really it spends. Touching with bylines of the people to the software is a thing, but touching with the lives of people is the game of whole new ball . For this reason, although scary, ossia the fantastic bed and the piece adds of the investigative journalism and the history that says!
4 / 5 Delois
I have enjoyed really this book - like this so that it can do not dipping down ! Calm can not help feeling the sense of deep unease in some people of way were hoodwinked for hocus pocus, secrecy and scary threats of legal action and a spent that this intimidation has done partorisca protect this . An add read !
4 / 5 Indira
Ossia The a lot, explanation very thorough of as Theranos the scandal was uncovered. As with the a lot of readers found it partorisca be the fascinating, true history but, partorisca me, riadas only in a detail.
4 / 5 Sherlyn
Has begun partorisca read thinking it was the work of embrague, because of the mine naivety, so only for a penny to fall the way of neighbourhood by means of.
Can not think that some of the majority of the rich people of a world can be conned.
4 / 5 Jesusa
Wow. Any marvel there is the book, podcasts, film in some works in this history. Has all some elements of an incredible history ... Lies and duel, celebrity and politician, death and destruction... But it is all true. I have read a book with my mouth that hangs opened for the majority of him. One a lot entertaining read and one to one likes will not come around very thick. Read a first book of a film is released, is the lovely reading of the book .
5 / 5 Melodie
At all to plot of time in a street, driven - like capacity to listen to good books is wonderful & Audible the delivery is the solution adds - leaving me to take up in the volume to read while eating on some miles of street.
An election of Audible for the Bad blood was utmost, regarding both appoint & the medical terms save me that it has to that interpret
4 / 5 Crissy
Hard to find something more to say in this which is not already state has said. It is an amazing history of idealism of Valley of the Silicon, ambition, hubris, deception, arrogance and incompetence. Breathtaking. A writing is tight, evocative, pacey, but never superficial in sounds to manage of some scientific and financial sides of a history. Some vivid characterisations. Absolutely obliging and thrilling. It buys it. Read he in the weekend.
4 / 5 Jenise
Could not dip this book down. It have seen the on done program the year in this company. Has no @to @give me that the time was escaped with him. Obviously the money spends can but a way has the habit of test and run over any the one who has created any worries was terrible. Had an element of 'An Emperor' New Cloths' to a whole situation.
4 / 5 Risa
Has chosen on this book because of the commentary of Bill Gates. I have then read another has has published comment and felt it is cost for the try. It is maddening to see like some deceptions are able to be perpetrated and has perpetuated resupplied a correct 'spend keepers' give his approval. Well writing, lovely reading.
5 / 5 Vivienne
Could not dip this down, the history of pride and control and can and an abuse of him. A lesson for any startup to learn the one who any to run the company. That any to achieve produced-access of phase to harass and having unreal expectations. Neither when being greedy. Having an ethical and moral backbone bad is part of some accounts of human race for more. The values of people of control, the one who does with and that is had to that walk out of - at all well this prize.
4 / 5 Laquanda
A narrative brilliant comprising the decade. Carreyrou Spend some players in this fraud of million the thousands of dollar that gambled with some lives of patients the life. Some details are backed up with some long dates that it is fantastic sources to read further. This have to that read for any included a bit interested in a subject @@@subject of crime, technology or medicine.

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4 / 5 Lino
Formed: Kindle the edition Falls everything is doing and it beginning that the bed. It is an absolutely involving mix of investigative journalism of genders, psychology (in time psychiatry), organisational behaviour, the business & science that informs, and the history of worse and more than a humankind. Has annulled meetings and chances, there is retarded partorisca put to bed so only partorisca maintain reading this book - a history is almost surreal, and is hard of the believe really past, this in spite of like this expensive.
Likes to compliment an author. A depth of an investigation is extraordinary; but a lot especially, a narration is done in this perfect documentary fashion this in spite of one the majority of chilling the chances are described precisely big but without falling the emotional test.

I also would like me say the big thanks to all some sources and of the collaborators those who has done this possible book. You are people a lot brave ; I applaud your value and ethics.
5 / 5 Latrina
Formed: Audible Audiobook Fantastic history, very well has said. In the women those who there is wanted so much to be Steve Jobs after, but is resulted any to have a product to oblige she like this wanted to have. As it feign it. And astonishingly directed to escape with him partorisca quite long to build the multibillion undertaken of dollar - by means of charisma, chutzpah, secrecy, Stalinist corporate management, and an amazing credulity of managers of joint and investors. A fascinating history of modern morality. A piece to mate to A Big Short - and surely has to that have the film of of the east some hips.
5 / 5 Renita
Formed: Hardcover the time when the confidence in of the half comunicacionales is in an all time down in some the EUA, this suit to reserve reason the investigative journalism is required still partorisca help the normal people cut by means of a bullsht and see things so that in fact it is. This book, which is not so only a lot of writing and gripping of chapter to chapter, the brilliant work partorisca aim more than saying. It is the must -read partorisca any any one averts when be wanted by shiny things and big fiances. That the add read. Now that are to do , all more resembles pale in comparison!
4 / 5 Vernetta
Formed: Hardcover This has to that be one of a more written reservation has read, a fashion partorisca write is clear and concise, no too complex or long winded like this often spends with such complex of business history. A flow of a writing and the history that says is also excellent, is an extremely comfortable and enjoyable has read. Die like this reservation is writing possibly would have enjoyed it included if it have not covered such the subject interesting.

This history is fascinating, in that he in a software and industry of technology partorisca a lot of year, these coverages of true book, his always impacting partorisca see people that little ready is partorisca ask a hard question and speak on, included when his clear something is clear injustice inside the company.

Is the emperor of modern day new dress, where same software of investment and big name the contractor can not see a forest partorisca some trees.
4 / 5 Melissa
Formed: Kindle the edition has read this book in right 48 hours of then boarding the long-haul flight. Mesmerising, excellently has RESEARCHED, could do not dipping down. Ossia The moral history that comprises an ugly avidity laden expensive of Valley of Silicon and his founders, an army of cruel lawyers squashing people to the long of a way ( has tried silence an author of this book), a cult-ish abandonment of test and the common senses of those who is those who of Valley of Silicon and to Corporate Amsterdam as they pursue a next big thing. Nevermind That the health of the real and good people when the be was serious risks and a lot so only his dollars.
4 / 5 Leopoldo
Formed: Kindle Edition Patrick Lencioni has mentioned this book in an of the his late plus newsletters has bought like this he without reading some descriptions. Quell'Clue was the week of late nights been due to my inability to dip my Kindle down.

Can not believe has lost entirely an informative in Theranos but that certainly done for an experience of better same reading - so much work, the intrigue and the bad blood was the recipe for one of my favourite books of a year.
4 / 5 Georgette
Formed: Paperback has lost this book when spear, but Alex Gibney excellent 2019 HBO doucmentry 'An Inventor: it Go partorisca blood in Valley of Silicious' purchase of pointed mine.
Carryrou' The book covers three and the half years of investigation the Theranos, his founder Elizabeth Holmes and his meteoric increase and spectacular fall in an obsessive investigation of the sleep. Sound the fascinating read and Carryrou uses his investigation partorisca say a history of a start. A history of his investigations as it postpone he of Wall Street Journal follows a cronological order of chance and is documented to an end of a book.

Essentially, Elizabeth Holmes has developed the start-up in Valley of the silicon where tries to develop the device as it could resupply analysis of test of multiple blood partorisca the row of conditions and illnesses in the box any much bigger that the big bread-cube. Partorisca An user so only the small pinprick of the blood has been required partorisca complete all these tests.
This would be the transmission of game . Some day, each house could have one and partorisca the small load could spend was tests of blood and have them has analysed almost immediately, resupplying punctual look of developing conditions. That is not to like? At all it looks.
That this reserves like this fascinating, as well as some history and centrical characters, is some subjects explores eats:

Avidity and rejection
A historty to start with of Valley of the Silicon-ups is a where the investors always try and go in in a start of potentially of novel ideas and do the murder. It thinks Google, Facebook and Uber. Two things drive this. An idea and a walk/ of expertise/of the confidence of these taking it advance. In a chance of Theranos Elizabeth Holmes forces of personality outweighed any doubts in a concept or an execution. This in spite of to the same time begins Theranos, is 19 and Stanford dropout without experience in trying of blood anything, besides the glorious idea and good connections.
Holmes Has exerted an almost Svengali like control of some people in his orbit. Ossia Partly to do with his physical appearance. Big; striking blue unblinking eyes; dessed in of the collars of black turtle (Steve Jobs) and that speaks in the voice of baritone. Supremely Sure in both his idea and directs to persuade and assumes the Joint of members of Cupboard of Ex Government forward; he 4 General of star (Jim Mattis of fame of Triumph) and investors of big name, the one who blinded for any one promises of an idea or of the money to be fact of him, was sufficiently incurous like this to look for a detail of as this invention has done in fact. People and organisations like Walgreens was happy to dip hundreds of million investment of dollars to Theranos without demanding planned diligence independent expert of a product.
At the same time of Theranos the death was estimated like the private company in $ 9bn, with Holmes action of this valuation in $ 4.5. Until this signals any investor in Theranos had seen an interior that does of a product or has questioned a fabulous the claims have done for him. It has had neither any member of his Joint of company.

Secrecy and lies
Holmes and his senior executive partner was secretive to a point of paranoia in his idea. Two reasons partorisca east. In the first place they were concerned sincerely in his ideas that is flown, but so that the time has been in and could not take his invention to do a secrecy has hid to raft of corners to cut, dud promises and frankly there was mentido as to as the crew has treated. So only those in Theranos doing in a project could see the one who far of a truth a claimes Holmes has done for a product and his readiness to the phase in fact was. Some have turned the blind eye while those with professional worries or of the ethical were shot neither or to the left, all the low rigourous clauses of confidentiality.
This secrecy coupled with an aggressive fashion of management also stifiled a creative initiative of a Theranos instruments. The knowledge was can and the developers was deliberately siloed to ensure they so only done in to his own zone likes capacity to share that it thinks by means of a company was severly has limited.

Weaponising One law
That has found perhaps more impressive that all is a way an aggressive use of a threat of litigation has the habit of compliance by force, especially against it poden a lot financially resupply to struggle his corner. Some lawyers those who command some the majority of costs is some bulls of legal hole of an industry. Holmes Saves any cost in protecting his secrets and covering his lies with a determinate use of aggressive legal companies and some threats of legal action to force whistleblowers to maintain silent. This extends the Carryrou also. Of a $ 900m created for Holmes in his third round to fund, $ 300m has been in of the costs of lawyers!

Regulatory incuriousity
A FDA and other regulators looked in of the general terms incurious on some claims for this car and remained like this until the things have begun to go bad bad when that quell'was essentially an idea in the phase of prototype has been he alive to an audience. A terracing to those private companies can avert such scrutiny is alarming.

A debate is common still like this to if Holmes deliberately misled or has had sociopathic tendency. A history is not on. It is touched now with annexes Federal and DRY CRIMES that spend until 20 years in prison.

I highly recommend this book, which think will result the textbook on leadership, governance fails and avidity.Also it recommends Gibney HBO documentary which ameno the life some people and chances in a book, any less Elizabeth Holmes she. Also it adds visual detail in a development of a device to try of the blood in a way Carryrou the book can no.

Hope Ossia useful.
5 / 5 Inez
Formed: Kindle the edition Read this in three days, could do not dipping down. If this was the work of the fiction was hard to believe, this in spite of is done . The new cloths of an emperor in the steroids that is funded by some of some players some big plus in some the EUA and fed by the complete web of lies, duel and some seriously practical business shady.

Easily to five star, to good sure the must has read.

Can not expect see a film.
5 / 5 Glen
Formed: Hardcover this book is one of a bit those that pieces of literature that is both easy to read And interesting. It has been it bit it garbled partorisca some first thirty pages that tries to agree those who is those who , but he no detract of a history. A way an author has inserted to a narrative felt the bit jarring- I there was no to give has been the one who has published a history. And I have to that admit, after all a hype other descriptions and saying of means comunicacionales theranos deceived and scamming people, and when a book has said that a company was partorisca deceive, when I am coming to an explanation of a real scamming companies and clinical of the doctor seats the tad anticlimactic. I suppose partorisca see a build until these things and reading the factual accounts and no a version of means comunicacionales takes a spectacle was slightly, and the fact less than the develop, but I still read voraciously right to an end.

The only question is a dustjacket- some papers of start of the yes calm money give them the bit of the rub, and is the bit to disappoint
4 / 5 Jolanda
Formed: Kindle Slow Edition partorisca begin, so much so that almost it has given on on he (for this a loss of stars).
This has said once a snowball has begun to go downhill believes an avalanche!
Worthy of the clave read, so only with him and you will be winning.
In general the solid piece of brave investigative journalism that involves scandal, threats, scaremongering and lies of an order a big plus.
Punctual to be fact in the the film of Hollywood.
4 / 5 Bethanie
Drop all are doing and it beginning that the bed. It is an absolutely involving mix of investigative journalism of genders, psychology (in time psychiatry), organisational behaviour, the business & science that informs, and the history of worse and more than a humankind. Has annulled meetings and chances, there is retarded partorisca put to bed so only partorisca maintain reading this book - a history is almost surreal, and is hard of the believe really past, this in spite of like this expensive .
Likes to compliment an author. A depth of an investigation is extraordinary; but a lot especially, a narration is done in this perfect documentary fashion this in spite of one the majority of chilling the chances are described precisely big but without falling the emotional test.

I also would like me say the big thanks to all some sources and of the collaborators those who has done this possible book. You are people a lot brave ; I applaud your value and ethics.
5 / 5 Darell
Fantastic history, a lot well has said. In the women those who has loved so much to be Steve Jobs after, but is resulted any to have a product to oblige she like this loved have. As it feign it. And astonishingly directed to escape with him partorisca quite long to build the multibillion undertaken of dollar - by means of charisma, chutzpah, secrecy, Stalinist corporate management, and an amazing credulity of managers of joint and investors. A fascinating history of modern morality. A piece to mate to A Big Short - and surely has to that have the film of of the east some hips.
5 / 5 Willian
This has to that be one of a more written reservation has read, a fashion to write is clear and concise, no too complex or long winded like this often spends with such complex of business history. A flow of a writing and the history that says is also excellent, is an extremely comfortable and enjoyable has read. Die like this reservation is writing possibly would have enjoyed it included if it have not covered such the subject interesting.

This history is fascinating, in that he in a software and industry of technology for a lot of year, these coverages of true book, his always impacting to see people that little ready is to ask a hard question and speak on, included when his clear something is clear injustice inside the company.

Is the emperor of modern day new dress, where same software of investment and big name the contractor can not see a forest for some trees.
4 / 5 Santos
The time when the confidence in of means it comunicacionales is in an all time down in some the EUA, this suit to reserve reason the investigative journalism is required still to help the normal people cut by means of a bullsht and see things so that in fact it is. This book, which is not so only a lot of writing and gripping of chapter to chapter, the brilliant work to aim more than saying. It is the must -read for any any one averts when be loved by shiny things and big fiancées. That the add read. Now that are to do , all more resembles pale in comparison!
5 / 5 Zaida
Has lost this book when spear, but Alex Gibney excellent 2019 HBO doucmentry 'An Inventor: it Go for blood in Valley of Silicious' purchase of pointed mine.
Carryrou' The book covers three and the half years of investigation the Theranos, his founder Elizabeth Holmes and his meteoric increase and spectacular fall in an obsessive investigation of the sleep. Sound the fascinating read and Carryrou uses his investigation to say a history of a start. A history of his investigations as it postpone he of Wall Street Journal follows a cronological order of chance and is documented to an end of a book.

Essentially, Elizabeth Holmes has developed the start-up in Valley of the silicon where tries to develop the device to the equal that could resupply analysis of test of multiple blood for the row of conditions and illnesses in the box any one much bigger that the big bread-cube. For an user so only the small pinprick of the blood has been required to complete all these tests.
This would be the transmission of game . Some day, each house could have one and for the small load could spend was tests of blood and have them has analysed almost immediately, resupplying punctual look of developing conditions. That is not to like? At all it looks.
That this reserves like this fascinating, as well as some history and centrical characters, is some subjects explores eats:

Avidity and rejection
A historty to start with of Valley of the Silicon-ups is a where the investors always try and go in in a start of potentially of novel ideas and do the murder. It thinks Google, Facebook and Uber. Two things drive this. An idea and a walk/ of expertise/of the confidence of these taking it advance. In a chance of Theranos Elizabeth Holmes forces of personality outweighed any one doubts in a concept or an execution. This in spite of to the same time begins Theranos, is 19 and Stanford dropout without experience in trying of blood anything, besides the glorious idea and good connections.
Holmes Has exerted an almost Svengali like control of some people in his orbit. Ossia Partly to do with his physical appearance. Big; striking blue unblinking eyes; dessed in of the collars of black turtle (Steve Jobs) and that speaks in the voice of baritone. Supremely Sure in both his idea and directs to persuade and assumes the Joint of members of Cupboard of Ex Government forward; he 4 General of star (Jim Mattis of fame of Triumph) and investors of big name, the one who blinded for any one promises of an idea or of the money to be fact of him, was sufficiently incurous like this to look for a detail of as this invention has done in fact. The People and the organisations likes them Walgreens was of happy to dip hundreds of million investment of dollars to Theranos without demanding planned diligence independent expert of a product.
At the same time of Theranos the death was estimated like the private company in $ 9bn, with Holmes action of this valuation in $ 4.5. Until this signals any investor in Theranos had seen an interior that does of a product or has questioned a fabulous the claims have done for him. It has had neither any member of his Joint of company.

Secrecy and lies
Holmes and his senior executive partner was secretive to a point of paranoia in his idea. Two reasons partorisca east. In the first place they were concerned sincerely in his ideas that is flown, but so that the time has been in and could not take his invention to do a secrecy has hid to raft of corners to cut, dud promises and frankly there was mentido like this to as the crew has treated. So only those in Theranos doing in a project could see the one who far of a truth a claimes Holmes has done for a product and his readiness to the phase in fact was. Some have turned the blind eye while those with professional worries or of the ethical were shot neither or to the left, all the low rigourous clauses of confidentiality.
This secrecy coupled with an aggressive fashion of management also stifiled a creative initiative of a Theranos instruments. The knowledge was can and the developers was deliberately siloed to ensure they so only done in to his own zone likes capacity to share that it thinks by means of a company was severly has limited.

Weaponising A law
That has found perhaps more impressive that all is a way an aggressive use of a threat of litigation has the habit of compliance by force, especially against it poden a lot financially resupply to struggle his corner. Some lawyers those who command some the majority of costs is some bulls of legal hole of an industry. Holmes Saves any cost in protecting his secrets and covering his lies with a determinate use of aggressive legal companies and some threats of legal action to force whistleblowers to maintain silent. This extends the Carryrou also. Of a $ 900m created for Holmes in his third round to fund, $ 300m has been in of the costs of lawyers!

Regulatory incuriousity
A FDA and other regulators looked in of the general terms incurious on some claims for this car and remained like this until the things have begun to go bad bad when that quell'was essentially an idea in the phase of prototype has been he alive to an audience. A terracing to those private companies can avert such scrutiny is alarming.

A debate is common still like this to if Holmes deliberately misled or has had sociopathic tendency. A history is not on. It is touched now with annexes Federal and DRY CRIMES that spend until 20 years in prison.

Highly recommend this book, which think will result the textbook on leadership, governance fails and avidity.Also it recommends Gibney HBO documentary which ameno the life some people and chances in a book, any one less Elizabeth Holmes she. Also it adds visual detail in a development of a device to try of the blood in a way Carryrou the book can no.

Attended Ossia useful.
5 / 5 Tierra
Has read this book in right 48 hours of then boarding the long-haul flight. Mesmerising, excellently has RESEARCHED, could do not dipping down. Ossia The moral history that comprises an ugly avidity laden expensive of Valley of Silicon and his founders, an army of cruel lawyers squashing people to the long of a way ( has tried silence an author of this book), a cult-ish abandonment of test and the common senses of those who is those who of Valley of Silicon and to Corporate Amsterdam to the equal that pursue a next big thing. Nevermind That the health of the real and good people when the be was serious risks and a lot so only his dollars.
5 / 5 Azalee
Patrick Lencioni has mentioned this book in an of the his late plus newsletters have bought like this he without reading some descriptions. Quell'Clue was the week of late nights been due to my inability to dip my Kindle down.

Can not believe has lost entirely an informative in Theranos but that certainly done for an experience of better same reading - so much work, the intrigue and the bad blood was the recipe for one of my favourite books of a year.
4 / 5 Pa
Has read this in three days, could do not dipping down. If this was the work of the fiction was hard to believe, this in spite of is done . The new cloths of an emperor in the steroids that is funded by some of some players some big plus in some the EUA and fed by the complete web of lies, duel and some seriously practical business shady.

Easily to five star, to good sure the must has read.

Can not expect see a film.
4 / 5 Marybeth
This book was different of my usual elections and is to come recommended by my sister. It is an interesting history , this in spite of how is the documentary of the fashionable book with the a lot of people has involved is in hard time to follow. The characters are presented also in the way that the frames think that that I have been in a first book when has no, as it was flipping back the thought of the plot “ knows this person? Has has lost something?”. If it have not had the bookmark to the plot of a time has known no where has had to that the left was reason was like this detailed and for this the bit to confuse, but has decided once to plod on and give on that tries to comprise each appearance was easier that locate with and in general is a enjoyable has read.
4 / 5 Karie
This book is one of a bit those that pieces of literature that is both easy to read And interesting. It has been it bit it garbled for some first thirty pages that tries to agree those who is those who , but he no detract of a history. A way an author has inserted to a narrative felt bit it jarring- I there was no @to @give has been the one who has published a history. And I have to that admit, after all a hype other descriptions and saying of means comunicacionales theranos deceived and scamming people, and when a book has said that a company was to deceive, when I am coming to an explanation of a real scamming companies and clinical of the doctor seats the tad anticlimactic. I suppose to see a build until these things and reading the factual accounts and no a version of means comunicacionales takes a spectacle was slightly, and the fact less than the develop, but I still read voraciously right to an end.

The only question is a dustjacket- some papers of start of the yes calm money give them the bit of the rub, and is the bit to disappoint
4 / 5 Christina
John Carreyrou has written an absolute breaking account of a woman self-motivated delusional crossed partorisca do she famous and very rich. Elizabeth Holmes the idols were Steve Jobs and Bill Gates and previously partorisca leave university there is irrevocably dipped his alcohol partorisca join his rows.

Was determined like this partorisca take that it goes in a street the fame and fortune that she ducked out of his university course and place roughly that accrues his fortune but, alas, his idea to develop the system partorisca simplify a fast diagnostic of the blood that tries to give fast and attentive health look, was without scientific merit. But it is the salesman adds and has sold early a concept to capitalists of adventure the one who has seen a lot green $ before his eyes and piled plots and a lot of money his company Theranos.

A cohort was purchased early, Sunny Balwani, the bit of the svengali character, resulting so much his secret lover and has sawed-manager aiding and abetting him to hoodwink investors.

A joint of administration very distinguished has been gathered of one a lot persuasive Lady Holmes to the equal that has comprised Henry Kissinger, George Shultz, James Mattis, James Mattis, Sam Nunn and William Perry. A lawyer of company was David Boies, senior partner of Boies, Schiller and Flexner, one of one the majority of famous, the lawyers have dreaded , aggressive in some States. This impressive line on has not gone quite concealed impressive reason his to has been taken in for Lady Holmes but has given Theranos the second look goldplated will have to that respectability.

In some signals have based in a PR dips has gone by some costs of company rocketed the quite the pocolos $ billions and Elizabeth Holmes is resulted the paper billionaire.

This in spite of the doubts and the nervousness have grown in of the sure neighbourhoods in Theranos medical claims, and when John Carreyrou the excellent exposure has been published in a Wall Street Journal, and USA the Regulatory organism has begun to research Theranos is exited early some drive and has gone belly-up.

In a principle of Theranos the life am bent to think that Elizabeth has believe in that was the good thing for humanity (and, of course, for his own fame and fortune) but so that the time has progressed has to that has results a lot clear his that swindle weaves and a lot of people. Voltaire could resupply his with the bit of the start with his words 'A human brain is the complex organ with a wonderful power of enabling man (or woman) to find reasons to continue to believe anything wants to believe.'

An exposure of Elizabeth Holmes, and another for an author was the very brave thing to do so that it was constantly harassed for Theranos and his bull to face terrier lawyer David Boise and mates.

You never read the book writes better in corporate fraud that maintain enthralled until a last page.
4 / 5 Jefferey
Slow to begin, so much so that almost it has given on on he (for this a loss of stars).
This has said once a snowball has begun to go downhill believes an avalanche!
Worthy of the clave read, so only with him and you will be winning.
In general the solid piece of brave investigative journalism that involves scandal, threats, scaremongering and lies of an order a big plus.
Punctual to be fact in the the film of Hollywood.
4 / 5 Elvie
A core of this tragic history is quite directly advances, and sadly has been assisted in a lot of variants in of the financial phases over time. Still it has such one ridiculousness roughly some chances in this history that you would not be able of the do on like this fiction.

If you have not been conscious will see like the valley of Silicon resupplies an earth of ganadería perfect for the combination of hubris, absence of ethics and the gold-haste-blindness. It is in the start-arrive undertaken and his rock–founder to star/CEO this has developed purportedly the blood tries easier and faster, potentially revolutionising a medical world. Well-known, big-the investors of profile there is lined until behind a company and helped to ensure spent he of phase of $ 9 bln in his IPO. . If you are not familiarised with some real chances, will try any to spoil a history. But it has had a subject with a whole proposition, the big a.. And it is fascinating like a CEO, with Steve Jobs-Syndrome, manged to pull rational and has has experienced people to his cult.

Like this finally is another disturbing if roughly that regulatory, investors, personal and sadly the patients were all misled by means of bogus claims and simple fraud with levels of qualities. A part last of a book extracted some subsequent threats, processes after an author, the journalist of Wall Street Journal that obviously portrays in ready light, exposed all this.

Like the professional investor is a type to reserve concealed will entertain you on the no-fly too long. But also servants like the memory any to close your eyes to a pitfalls and red flags when investing in business. A lack to forget and serious governance lie of subjects in a heart of this work; a very respected joint of a person of company comprised with experiencing a medical field to properly value the one who an in fact tried company to achieve..
5 / 5 Mona
An idea adds to our time. Which is perhaps all this prevents this reserves to be excellent, I to suspect his life of shelf can be limited – has described the odd phenomenon that for real marks this time, right now.

So much haste and read the first chance, I hope, surrendered to the manifestation of the past has in last learnt to dip behind .

Elizabeth Holmes was the young woman in the haste. Both to change a world (for a better, to the left is says immediately) and to do extracted adds of money. In fact, you see it likes him Steve Jobs new, included to a discharge to adopt his fashion of dress, comprising some collars of black circle.

His idea was glorious. A device that could fed so only the drop of human blood, a quantity that could obtained of the prick to nail to the toe more than of to syringe in vetoes it, and use that the door of tiny sample out of the vast variety of tests of diagnostics with big accuracy.

Is the wonderful idea reason, particularly with a chronically ailing, a need to collect relatively the shows of big blood can result increasingly difficult over time. Nurses, comprising some mates of mine, said that he sickening the fulfilled can be to look for to vetoes especially in a main patient, and to cause the suffering adds to insert his syringe.

With this idea, Holmes has taken the Valley of Silicon startup fund to the valuation of some $ 9bn doing she one of a young plus never billionaires in a process, the prominent figure in some worlds so many of science and of business.

But an idea has not done. It take roughly it whistles courageous blowers and he tenacious investigative journalist in a 'Wall Street Journal', John Carreyrou, an author of 'Bad Blood', to expose the one who Holmes' in bylines Theranos was until. In fact, some of one the majority of gripping pages in a show to reserve reason both value and to the tenacity has been required, like this Theranos struggled behind in one the majority of possible vicious way, using big-powered the lawyers and each trick could escape with to silence his critics.

Today Holmes is still under investigations, facing the possible twenty-year gaol sentence. A history of as go of Stanford dropout successful business meteoric so only to finalise where is now frames for gripping and sometimes painful reading (in of the occasions, has had to dip a book down, saying to me, “oh any one! It does not go to do that after, is?” But she ). And it contains the lesson any to having spent up: it likes him the journalist Arwa Mahdawi dipped in a 'Guardian', is now of “paralización fetishising contractors”.
5 / 5 Lenore
Theranos Is a $ 10bn undertaken that you has not listened never of.

This book is an excellent swipe for account unexpectedly of as the company to try of the blood focused for the charismatic and highly intelligent Stanford the drop was, Elizabeth Holmes, is resulted one of a start of Valley of the hottest silicon ups and then clashed to at all

A book is very very researched with an author (a Journalist of Wall Street Journal) interviewing personal the one who was quite brave to speak up in a wrong doing has seen in a company. A number of them left and was then hounded for the lawyers of a company the one who has been exasperated to maintain them to say a truth.

A cast of investors (Rupert Murdoch and another) and people of big profile (Henry Kissinger, George Shultz and another ) the one who has been deceived to invest and that sustains a company scary reading.

Whilst There is innovators there the one who creates something the new and totally different mark, has to to another likes him Elizabeth, the one who trusts the avidity of the people, optimism and desire to do something new, in the way that mark the new cloths of an Emperor looks the modest trick.
4 / 5 Marc
A gripping history of an increase and fall of Elizabeth Holmes and his brainchild Theranos well the read, especially yes is in subject, leadership, healthcare or just thrillers (reasons ossia a). Almost it can not believe some period Theranos is gone in order to hide some massive failures that has gone his blood that come from devices. Ossia The hips fascinating read in the way resembled Steve Jobs biography because door more afterwards to a figure of Elizabeth Holmes. While a world has thought of the his like this after visionary messiah of Steve Jobs characterises (and think so ), in final of a short tomb to change a world-wide some Works of way have done. This in spite of, is undeniable that has some of the qualities of Steve Jobs, especially a esality field of sprain' - a capacity to convince another that lucido the truth is a universal truth .

A book is marvelously writing and meticulously has researched. John Carreyrou resupplies the chronological account detailed of the history of a company of multiple corners. It is fascinating to the equal that was able to the piece has jointed an extremely secretive the history of 15 years of the same company although so only begins to research Theranos in 2015. Law like the novel of thriller for John Grisham and will not be able to dip down a book until it is finalised.

Commentaries of format: absolutely it recommends to take a Hardcover edition - at least for me, reading in the paper is much more enjoyable and impactful. Lame for £13, is now £20 and still shopping in this same prize although a Kindle the edition is £6.
5 / 5 Evangeline
If this book was the work of fiction, probably would conclude that an author, John Carreyrou, has had too vivid an imagination when that writing. But ossia the real history with real people and is said the obliging and effortless fashion. John Carreyrou takes a reader by means of a complex narrative of a behaviour alleged of some two main engine in Theranos, Elizabeth Holmes and Sunny Balwani, as they create the vortex of deception and collateral harm continuous human that finally headed to a death of a company. This book is extremely a lot-researched and is wins it to a value adds all some people that has been bad fraction for his implication in Theranos, but has given a does not advance to be listened. The credit also has to that go to John Carreyrou to be for a history, in spite of an enormous legal pressure has applied his and a Wall Street Journal.

Like a detective I, have unfortunately find some subjects of defiant personality there is showed for Holmes and Blawani, and a company of law has associated, sometimes a lot of. Some the extreme levels of legal pressure have applied to all that has spoken was, comprising an author, was clearly unacceptable. But it is possible that a reason has chosen to attack these people in this way was been due to his own insecurities. In my experience, yard proceedings follows three streets of attack in this order of priority: evidence, process and finally, personality. If an evidence is his , then some movements to attack on to accuse, then finally the personality. Theranos Has known a truth on which had been until and therefore it could not take on a WSJ and another in a subject of evidence. For they have so directed his attack on process and personality, with heavy-has rid threats for big-powered lawyers, mostly against character without experience in this space. This in spite of, if Theranos had not taken never any of these first allegations of the yard, has been difficult for them to avert scrutiny of all an evidence against him. A WSJ also would have been conscious of a fact concealed 'the truth is an absolute defence to the claim of defamation.'

Is in accordance with John Carryrou' conclusion that Elizabeth Holmes probably there is not dipping was to deceive a world, but likes Victor Frankenstein, adrede build the monster that finally can not control.

Ossia The a lot of-researched,book very written that fully merits one 5 indication and I highly would recommend it to any interested in the add read.
4 / 5 Wei
This was one thrilling, quickly-paced history in an increase and fall of Theranos, the company to try of the blood. It writes like the crime-thriller, could not believe some extraordinary period a company has been to hide and cover-up his 'technology'. Besides, a way in that an in awe company and there is threatened his patient and of the employees. Some signs of opinions were everywhere but a company headed to fooled political of big profile, investors and subjects.

Like this far, ossia a book has better read this year. Questions all and stand up so that it is right and wrong.
4 / 5 Elna
The bad blood has been written for journalist of Wall Street Journal John Carreyou the one who uncovered a fraud of Elizabeth Holmes and his Theranos company. It is the look to oblige in a charisma of function, quell'harass and the secrecy can touch in elling' the promise with absolutely any capacity to rid on that.

According to Carreyou, Holmes continued to create billions of dollars in funding without being able to try his time of concept with which time with which time. The powerful people backed them (and some closings ) in spite of some 16 million pages of evidence that will be part of a criminal chance against Holmes that begin in July this year.

Everything on, the grimly fascinating read. 4-stars
4 / 5 Hyman
If any one has had gave to synopsis of this book probably would have thought that it was one of some better works of fiction of a 21st century and like that has read the and the knowledge to be the true history the fact all an incredible plus.

I quite often chair with the book in an evening and think in me I so only read the fast chapter or two to unwind this in spite of with this book was like this gripped and has loved to know that pass with which so only maintain to read until my eyes would result to tired to leave me continue.

Can honradamente not recommending this book highly quite so much so that I have left my copy was to a lot of friends and of the members familiarised
4 / 5 January
If any one has had gave the synopsis of this book probably would have thought that it was one of some better works of fiction of a 21st century and like that has read the and the know partorisca be the true history the fact all an incredible plus.

I quite often chair with the book in an evening and think in me I so only read the fast chapter or two the unwind this in spite of with this book was like this gripped and has loved to know that pass with which so only maintain to read until my eyes would result to tired to leave me continue.

Can honradamente not recommending this book highly quite so much so that I have left my copy was to a lot of friends and of the members familiarised
5 / 5 Dwain
This book is fantastic. A scarce class to reserve which have struggled to dip down. And when I finalised it that could have read again.
Covers a history of the arrive undertaken beginning that it begin of with the intentions add, but then results the giant with work.
A writing is glorious, and an investigation has involved to create a book has to that it has been extraordinary.
Some people those who has on spoken and has said a history is surprising. They have had a value to stand up and say a truth when faced with a lot of legal threats. An author and these involved in speaking on deserving the credit adds. The people like this mark of the world-wide the better place.
5 / 5 Roselia
I a lot usually read the plot of nonfiction, but this has taken my attention to the equal that do in a healthcare field and have long experience with tests of diagnostics. Carreyrou Conducts a thorough investigation to a start up and development of Theranos is gripping and ghastly. Of experience with United Kingdom and regulators of EU, so only can expect this atrocious duel would be impossible here. Continuous resupply evidence that charismatic people , driven can have the sociopathic streak also, and the clarity and the honesty are essential to ensure that this is to resist in control. Utmost work.
4 / 5 Kala
The bad blood is the fast reading very written reserves this describes an incredible increase this in spite of decrease more incredible of Theranos. It is the lesson adds in a power of persuasion, light hand-held, and disposal to suspend disbelieve. A cautionary counts - especially in an age of unbelievable technology, perhaps is really unbelievable!

A book adds for closing that has the low attention has turned. Literally it can it do not dip down and read he the day (a day along). I have recommended already the familiar and friends in and out of a space/of health of the technology. Grab The And read you will not be disappointed.
4 / 5 Lizette
If this book was the work of the fiction then could be forgiven to think it was bit it far fetched.

Shows a lot well that the people is conceited the arrogance knows a lot of bounds.

Full credit to John Carreyrou for his excellent investigative journalism and to some leading workers in Theranos those who has resupplied the support adds to an author in spite of a personal pressure has been dipped under any to extend an unsatisfactory behaviour of a subject.

Altogether The riveting read.
5 / 5 Mack
There is enjoyed really read this book. You are the book along also - I has maintained to think would finalise it and maintain to go. It do not complain ! It is very researched and very thorough. Marcos upper to an author also - has to that toil to take an information in a company. In general, the very good book!
5 / 5 Rosalia
Was vaguely conscious of a history for behind this book in the bed that a piece for an author. When I have begun a book is not sure state like all finalising and a mark of details to oblige reading. Any marvel the film is done of him with Jennifer Lawrence that touches a part of Steve Jobs wannabe Elizabeth Holmes. It is an extraordinary history of deception, avidity, and definite disaster (thanks to a dogged investigative journalism of an author). Highly recommended.
4 / 5 Newton
Had listened of Theranos so only in brief on a bit those that the first years of a book am exited, and resembled has been the new startup in his infancy - a book gives the fascinating and count it detailed that in fact spent on 10+ years that has done this possible.
Is like John of real life Grisham novel - and is repeatedly state horrified in the quell'had been a reality for behind a company.
Fascinating Read ossia a lot last to dip down, gave also a lot of moments of the reflection in that the people is able of (good and bad) and would do a lot as well as the book of the psychology for any one has interested.
5 / 5 Lucienne
While I want to see more contractors when be achieved especially in ROOT, this history is like this scary to think. Also exhibit a big loopholes in some systems and some legal wall that can prevent years of mischief to be the advance spent for sincerely has concerned employee. Well read although I have found bite it too much a-sided.. It have been a lot it have another perspective lateralmente to somewhere same after a company has been downhill
4 / 5 Tonia
A book is based around a start of Valley of the Silicon ups and is the account to develop of as an original concept separate company with reality whilst attracting members of joint of investor and big flight in his sleep. I have found this the quite riveting read and the history of modern day of ‘the new cloths of the emperor.'
5 / 5 Vennie
An a lot of the history written well of the startup and his unmaking. Each chapter deserves his own book. It is not so only a history of Theranos but a startup culture. And also a history of like this like this ready a lot-has educated the people are failed for a system and likes to fail a system. You learn the shot adds in a culture of valley of the silicon, a psychology of start-on groups. Those that and can can help to hide very obvious and dangerous defects. It Have liked me read more detail on some reservation that like this fallen of people to his charm, and has helped the defective idea to continue and attract money, in a cost partorisca deceive patient. Also like this like this very polite continuous do in Theranos and believe or go with some lies some manager of a company is doing. But partorisca me, one more that devastates and unbelieve the part was David Boies and the approximation of the his undertaken of law. Blackmailing, threating, Etc. hard-working Very just but doctors and patients etc. And wants to read more roughly that knows a deception in an in bylines and the one who ready was to cover up.
Also some details in a book on some people has involved in a history, his deep etc. Is some interesting, gives such the depth to a history. And it results the history of any only Theranos but the history roughly culture of work, a function to be able to, money, walk to win money. The patients takes lost in all this hype.
4 / 5 Sandy
That was a question - all speak and any trousers. This estupefaciente (in a true meaning of this word) history, is has said brilliantly. Fantastically. I have read to plot. In fact it is obsessive for me, but is the long long times have read of the book in 24 hours, beginning to finalise. I have done with east. 'Unputdownable' Call and he like this east . A credit adds to a writer because any only has the writing the book like this well, but also, has done some well. Read the
5 / 5 Alexander
has has not bought never the no-book of the fiction written for the journalist before; I am not sure state as to expect... That I taken is the page turner (well, screen-tapper like this is in a Kindle) could not dip down fill up with so that 'that a flipping-heck' moments that was quite stunned in as any place to stop to this business more collected! Obviously, hindsight is 20:20, and this is to be dip beside simultaneously expose a fraud but also to underline so only likes to take like this out of hand.
4 / 5 Judie
Has has not finalised included a book and are further has impacted. In the first place entirely I do not comprise reason crooked criminal Balwani is walking free and his sociopathic counterpart Holmes. I have lost entirely all the respect for Valley of Silicon. This book develops the hell of the plot and certainly an image has glorified is to do to believe around Silicon Vallet need to be view with abundance of scepticism. It Balwani And Holmes has done is criminal and does not comprise reason civilises is not that it speaks to them. Also defended of the despicable big flight quell'harasses that it threatens and lying to young youngster whistleblowers is disgusting and thuggish. Boise Need to be in prison also. They are totally horrified for a revelations in this book and one still unpunished the criminality boil .. All the world would owe that buy this book.
5 / 5 Cammy
Literally, so only when you think the things could not take odder, unethical or bad, something more is spent to light in some next pages. And a fall of Theranos is almost a same model in reverse. Calm think it can not take he very done !

A prose in this book is simple, uncomplicated and easy to digest. It is the I really rids very concentrated and any lost of a main plot. It is a exceptionally surround a lot of writing of a Theranos saga and will do fights to dip it down.
4 / 5 Corrine
Ossia He sensational book - I has been without sleeping to finalise this was. When it Take to the half way could not taking asking I like the company can the side gives one any all accountability in such the blatant way, in a name to be the startup. For a time has taken to an end of a book was daunted enough of a bravery of some main characters to stand up against one of some companies of the main law in a country to take this history was.
4 / 5 Joette
One thousand salaams to John Carreyrou, the giant among men. Have enjoyed each sentence of one debunking of this devious and despicable WITH artist. Thank you For a value there is showed in uncovering this fraud. Down waiting for a test he 28 June 2020. Please continue with this excellent work - the precise society more people like calm.
4 / 5 Sheilah
Fantastic rodeo of as 1 woman there has been the sleep to change a world, but then bent or has broken a lot of principles to pull a wool in eyes of investors, and maintain that they go with the car that has virtually done any of one has suggested test. Quite scary to see some a lot of famous faces that has been sucked in too much, and people in of the powerful places, any one full calm with a lot of confidence! It is in accordance with commentaries in a coverage, hope the film based in this book to the equal that was the sample adds has done a justice to reserve
4 / 5 Marsha
This really is an amazing history, brilliantly developed in detail final for an author. Some characters are drawn animadamente and a step of a book is big. It is interesting in a lot of levels - human, morals and ethics, subject and finance. It contains a lot of lessons think - for the point of view of the financial analyst does not leave you be drawn in for charisma and comprise a technology is investing in. A lot of people am exited of this book that the terrible looks but my overwhelming impression is people with morals the one who stood up his, leaves, has informed to some powers and has spoken to an author of this book in spite of enormous intimidation.
4 / 5 Juan
In that has it Also read Interrupted recently this takes theS ilicon start of Valley on madness the step to scare further. A lot these books reads like this he fictional history of horror, this'll done your blood boils (pun feigned) and has had to Google to plot of a material to verify that really it spends. Touching with bylines of the people to the software is a thing, but touching with the lives of people is the game of whole new ball . For this reason, although scary, ossia the fantastic bed and the piece adds of the investigative journalism and the history that says!
5 / 5 Dollie
I have enjoyed really this book - like this so that it can do not dipping down ! Calm can not help feeling the sense of deep unease in some people of way were hoodwinked for hocus pocus, secrecy and scary threats of legal action and a spent that this intimidation has done partorisca protect this . An add read !
5 / 5 Sidney
Ossia The a lot, explanation very thorough of as Theranos the scandal was uncovered. As with the a lot of readers found it partorisca be the fascinating, true history but, partorisca me, riadas only in a detail.
5 / 5 Elias
Has begun partorisca read thinking it was the work of embrague, because of the mine naivety, so only for a penny to fall the way of neighbourhood by means of.
Can not think that some of the majority of the rich people of a world can be conned.
5 / 5 Agnus
Wow. Any marvel there is the book, podcasts, film in some works in this history. Has all some elements of an incredible history ... Lies and duel, celebrity and politician, death and destruction... But it is all true. I have read a book with my mouth that hangs opened for the majority of him. One a lot entertaining read and one to one likes will not come around very thick. Read a first book of a film is released, is the lovely reading of the book .
4 / 5 Beverlee
At all to plot of time in a street, driven - like capacity to listen to good books is wonderful & Audible the delivery is the solution adds - leaving me to take up in the volume to read while eating on some miles of street.
An election of Audible for the Bad blood was utmost, regarding both appoint & the medical terms save me that it has to that interpret
5 / 5 Sabine
Hard to find something more to say in this which is not already state has said. It is an amazing history of idealism of Valley of the Silicon, ambition, hubris, deception, arrogance and incompetence. Breathtaking. A writing is tight, evocative, pacey, but never superficial in sounds to manage of some scientific and financial sides of a history. Some vivid characterisations. Absolutely obliging and thrilling. It buys it. Read he in the weekend.
4 / 5 Cythia
Could not dip this book down. It have seen the on done program the year in this company. Has no @to @give me that the time was escaped with him. Obviously the money spends can but a way has the habit of test and run over any the one who has created any worries was terrible. Had an element of 'An Emperor' New Cloths' to a whole situation.
4 / 5 Emerald
Has chosen on this book because of the commentary of Bill Gates. I have then read another has has published comment and felt it is cost for the try. It is maddening to see like some deceptions are able to be perpetrated and has perpetuated resupplied a correct 'spend keepers' give his approval. Well writing, lovely reading.
5 / 5 Larissa
Could not dip this down, the history of pride and control and can and an abuse of him. A lesson for any startup to learn the one who any to run the company. That any to achieve produced-access of phase to harass and having unreal expectations. Neither when being greedy. Having an ethical and moral backbone bad is part of some accounts of human race for more. The values of people of control, the one who does with and that is had to that walk out of - at all well this prize.
4 / 5 Karrie
A narrative brilliant comprising the decade. Carreyrou Spend some players in this fraud of million the thousands of dollar that gambled with some lives of patients the life. Some details are backed up with some long dates that it is fantastic sources to read further. This have to that read for any included a bit interested in a subject @@@subject of crime, technology or medicine.

Top Customer Reviews: The Precipice: ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 10 ratings
4 / 5 Caryl
A Precipice is an absolute delight. Has come from/come from the fund partorisca be interested partorisca face transmission of climate, and has found Toby Ord and Nick Bostrom has thought this @@subject fascinating and is has changed significantly my career. A Precipice collates the wide row of ideas, and things of studio of strikes of asteroid, by means of the transmission of climate, civilisational collapse, and risks partorisca surface technologies. There is the very interesting section on combining factors of risk, and guidance in that roughly of some points with a leverage a big plus could be. I think that that it is essential reading partorisca both young adults that thinks of like this can help a world, and for has experienced professional and policymakers in of the places where can begin to form these results now.

That attack one the majority of in a book is an incredibly smooth text , with earnest asks of the people with 'enthusiastic intellect' partorisca go advance and face these challenges, reasons a future could be add. It is clear that Toby Ord has touched so much to this book in a past few years, and a text remains calm, sincere, persistent, and inspiring. I have ordered five copies and will be partorisca share his with my friends and family.
4 / 5 Inocencia
An idea of a whole existence partorisca be of humanity there is threatened apresamiento so much attention in ski-fi that arrest a lot of people is to somewhere in a vicinity of 'the aliens that will hold, if any 'apocalypse of zombie'.

Toby Ord convincingly Contests that this is not a chance, any casualidad that the humanity can go extinct in the future joint is not that small, and a merit @serious attention @subject. In fact it thinks a likelihood partorisca die because of some global catastrophe is main that p. p.ej. A risk to die because of the accident of traffic. Taking this seriously could be quite the chance that perspective of transmissions.

Readable and throughly has researched
4 / 5 Dorthey
More the books do not cover of the subjects of entities. More this covers the subjects of entities are sloppy. And more this breaks these subjects in the careful way are boring.

A Precipice chooses out of the subject @@@subject of unrivalled importance future humanity - chooses averts with rigorous analysis, and present some results in the fashion to oblige. It is among some favourite books have read.

Considers the row of catastrophes that permanently could shorten a potential of human civilisation. It begins with naturalidad (and easily quantified) risks of asteroids and volcanoes, and then considers some risks that could arise it of human technology, comprising artificial intelligence and bioweapons. He also habladurías on that it could be it able to do roughly him.

This book could change a way sees a world, and would recommend it to almost any one.
5 / 5 Lasonya
Toby Ord lucidly Described of the existential risks that the humanity is facing in a foreseeable the future and the dispute because it can be one the majority of question of entity for humanity to direct in some coming decades.
Is the introduction adds included for the new readers to a zone; this in spite of, included for me, the one who has done in the field has related for the moment, has abundance to offer: it is a first book that has read concealed tries to direct a @@subject comprehensively, trying studio all possible sources of existential risk (varying of the to to natural risks likes him to him to them the impacts of asteroid or natural pandemics to human-has done threats like artificial or human intelligence-has has drawn pathogens) and to dip them on the alone stairs, which leave you to see them in context. While a book is accessible, is very contested and resupplies abundance of the references and the cariche of additional notes are in a backside of a book for readers that loves to undermine deeper in any of some subjects.

Toby Ord An excellent work in comprehensively treating this (existentially) subject of entity and had sucedido in producing that easily it can remain one the majority of book of entity to read this year!
5 / 5 Jeanna
Toby Ord Is 'A Precipice' resupplies the discussion detailed of a science and ethics of existential risks, which defines as 'of the risks that threatens a destruction of humanity longterm potential'. A book describes eloquently so only that big to our species' the future potential is, that can endanger his realisation, and that it can do to protect he in a here and now. A Precipice is certainly one the majority of inspiring and insightful the book has read the long times and I believe it will be among some the majority of resources of entities so that cured in future generations in fact a lot of years to come.
5 / 5 Maragaret
A Precipice is the clearly writing and compellingly has contested book, adding breadth and depth to a landscape of the risks that humanities of type. Beside a current environmental crisis, Ord presents the detailed (and especially timely) analysis of pandemic risk, together with discussions of nuclear war, unaligned artificial intelligence, and numerous another global hazards. While his centrical message - that lives the time of extreme peril, and require urgent action to ensure the positive future - will be to face, Ord has sucedido in informant he with both hot and humanity; a book spends real emotional and personal (as well as intellectual) hanged.
4 / 5 Lavonna
Has read so only the chapter like this far, but has been quite impressed with that has read. I do in the zone related (AY SECURITY), and has a lot of bed a X-risk popular literature (Superintelligence, Life 3.0, ...), As I have not expected this book would comprise a lot of new information that there was not founding already. It was pleasantly he surprised it that this has not been a chance, as Toby has given a lot of considerations and of the ideas that has had has not considered previously. Looking forward to reading a rest!
4 / 5 Jessenia
is been some years of found that the book like this fascinating, has had to that read in two days. Ossia That pound.

Ord Does his chance in the sistémico, persuasive and captivating way. It averts of that, a book is sprinkled with interesting facts. For example, you know that, if all the bees and all other pollinators were to disappear, this so only would reduce collected of peel of global harvest 3-8? Or that laboratories of the maximum security of biological investigation has released accidentally foot-and-illness of mouth (two times, and once that heads to an explosion), Polio (45kg of him), SARS, and a black death?

Some arrivals of book with recommendations for like this can help reduce existential risks. My recommendation: read this book.
4 / 5 Mayra
The majority of the books do not cover subject of entities. More this covers the subjects of entities are sloppy. And more this breaks these subjects in the careful way are boring.

A Precipice chooses out of the subject @@@subject of unrivalled importance future humanity - chooses averts with rigorous analysis, and present some results in the fashion to oblige. It is among some favourite books have read.

Considers the row of catastrophes that permanently could shorten a potential of human civilisation. It begins with naturalidad (and easily quantified) risks of asteroids and volcanoes, and then considers some risks that could arise it of human technology, comprising artificial intelligence and bioweapons. He also habladurías on that it could be it able to do roughly him.

This book could change a way sees a world, and would recommend it to almost any one.
4 / 5 Alphonso
'And reason, in expectation, almost everything of the lies of life of the humanity in a future, almost everything of lovely lies in some futures also: almost all a flourishing; almost all a beauty; our attainments more are; ours the majority of just societies; ours the majority of deep discoveries. We can continue our progress on bonanza, health, justice, liberty, and to the moral has thought. We can create the world of wellbeing and flourishing that has undone our capacity to imagine. And it can protect this world of catastrophe, can last million centuries. Ossia Our potential - that could attain it spend a Precipice and continue striving for the better world.'

Ossia One of a lot of resonate the passages of a book have taken the note of me like this read (possibly can take turned to an inspiring poster for my room... We will see!). A book comprises an impressive row of subject - comprehensively setting out of a moral chance and scientist to take existential risks the humanity seriously in highly readable prose. Some sections in a history of our civilisation, in our cosmic importance, and in our future potential left especially with the sense of deep awe. Some sections on 'look for-lose' when in the almost finalised with nuclear transmissions in a cold war, and in some risks of human potentials-has created pandemics is riveting (abundance of ' is...' Histories to have in yours rear-pocket for parties to dine). Fundamentally some insiemi of book out of the highly obliging chance to take seriously a weighty authorship for safeguarding a future of our species, which I highly reccomend!

Top Customer Reviews: The Gene: An ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 52 ratings
5 / 5 Mozell
A book begins like an intimate history of genetics but develops to an intimate future of one of one the majority of powerful and dangerous ideas in a history of science: a gene, a fundamental unit of hereditary and a basic unit of all biological information.

A power of an idea can be seen today in a way the personal genomics is revolutionising development of drug, therapy and oncology that prevent precision and treating the illnesses that takes counts it individual variability in of the genes , means and lifestyle. The genomics is remained with Artificial Intelligence the mine vast quantities of genetic information partorisca new clues roughly illness, diagnostic or treatment and combining some potentials that the surprises HAVE and genetic partorisca inaugural new horizons in healthcare.

Reason is a dangerous idea? Reason like another two deeply destabilising ideas scienziathe of an atom and a byte that richochet by means of a 20th century, a gene has transformed culture, society, politician and tongue.

Mukhergee Goes well behind to some premiers no in sympathetic a mechanism and influence of genes with Mendel and Darwin and roller coasters by means of a 20th century. Some falls of scientific progress to 4 phases ; an establishment of a cellular base of inheritance: some chromosomes; one bases molecular of hereditary :the double helix; an informative base : a genetic code and sequencing of a human genome; and finally one was of genomics: a deciphering, reading and comprising a human genome and developing medical applications.

Says the history is said in an extremely personal and readable way that describes like the scientists have built in the another contributo with accelerating progress. A book is full of histories of detective for example to the equal that has taken Morgan and his crew three decades partorisca collect fifty mutants of fly in Inghilterra New. Then one prejudices in 1926 Muller has discovered some effects of radiation and has mutated the averages that ready in the alone night. Or for example, a work of detective of Watson and Crick discover a double helix structure of DNA that follows a groundbreaking laws of Linus Pauling, Robert Corey, Maurice Wilkins and Rosalind Franklin.

Has the feeling of balance in Mukhergee accounts of a race partorisca sequencing a human genome, once Muller had discovered a way to copy the human gene in the tube of test. Some the USA National Institute of Health (NIH) has been chosen likes agency of advantage the sequence an integer of human genome with some to FACTS of EUA and the joint of Medical Investigation of United Kingdom and Wellcome Confidences partorisca join an endeavour. This in spite of the little known, pugnacious, has imported so only neurobiologist in a NIH, Craig Venter, has proposed the shortcut to genome sequencing. James Watson and a NIH has been horrified in any only in Venter technical but in his proposition partorisca patent genes. Scientists in Stanford there has been patented methods to recombine pieces of DNA partorisca create genetic chimaeras, Genetech had patented indictment partorisca express to the proteins likes them to them the insulin, Amgen has had to has filed the patent partorisca isolation of erythropoietin using recombinant DNA but any one had patented the gene or piece of genetic information partorisca his own sake. A race among some the EUA and Craig and public agencies of United Kingdom Venter is undertaken has funded privately Celera was on. A Wellcome the confidence has bent his financing and the congress have launched to open some pieces of federal financing. But the class of truce has been attacked and in 2001 a Project of Human Genome and Celera both have published his results of a sequencing of a human genome that marks a start of one was of genomics.

But a history of a gene is has said a lot so only of a corner of discoveries scienziathe. Some social effects of a development of a genetic is explored.

A history of eugenics and his abuse amply in some the EUA still sterilising imbeciles to improve the human intelligence is aimed to be based in the totally dud theory of hereditary. A Nazi eugenic experiences and a holocaust gruesomely exposure a danger of dud science.

A Asilomar meeting in 1973 of main virologists, genetiscists, biochemists and microbiologists directed some worries to grow roughly gene technical of manipulation. Asilomar II in 1975 has taken unanimous support for classifies a biohazard risks of genetic recombination.

This is resulted until recently in three unspoken principles that drives a sand of intervention and genetic diagnostic. In the first place the tests of the diagnostic has been restricted the variants of gene that is singularly powerful determinants of illness partorisca examplehighly penetrant mutations that Downs syndrome and cystic fibrosis. Secondly, Some illnesses have caused of these mutations have involved generally extraordinary suffering. Thirdly The justifiable interventions have been defined by doctor and social consensus, and all the interventions have been governed for complete liberty of election.

But these flanges could be loosening of these originals - of big penetrance genes, extraordinary suffering and justifiable interventions - to genotype-behaviour of social engineering. Mukherjee Resupplies examples of the genetic diagnostic that is transformed the clinical and personal realities. The character is inspired to take our personnel of human genome mapped which could head to determine genetic fitness. The character is not like this easily governed to drive principles.

Evidence of an influence this reservation has had on are that has dipped now go to take mine personal genome sequenced!
5 / 5 Hoa
A Gene: An Intimate History is a history of epic of like this is coming partorisca comprise some of some blockades of fundamental edifice of life on earth. Of Mendel that grows his peas via Darwin and an origin of especially, eugenics and some Nazi, Crick and Watson that discovers a double helix structure of DNA to a tantalising perspectives of enhancement of genome, Siddhartha Mukherjee volume of knots comprehensively by means of a whole history.
Is the subject complex , but a writing is so only a right level partorisca any (taste) without of biology or funds of chemistry at all partorisca comprise. Also it covers some moral and ethical appearances of some of an investigation as well as a science. There is his plot, and takes the moment partorisca read, but is such the fascinating history that is a lot of value an endeavour.
Awe-inspiring And downright alcohol-boggling in of the places, if the popular science is your thing then will not want to lose is one.
5 / 5 Pamala
Excellent tale of a history of genetic investigation. Readable and amusing. Insiemi Out of some questions as I am arisen and how has been solved in the way that the frames have has complicated concepts easily understandable.
5 / 5 Vanda
They are not a partorisca give rent too freely. They are an author and scientific (in the different field) and the critical reader for humour and formation. This book, this in spite of, merit a praise a big plus. It is the masterpiece. A science is pitched perfectly partorisca the layman. A history is enthralling. A two is woven near in the good-looking way, thoughtful. He this book has required partorisca read for all the world. Bravo Gentleman Mukherjee.
5 / 5 Rafael
I have enjoyed a 'Emperor of all the illnesses' book of this author, as it was enthusiastic to read this new takes also. I have not been disappointed. His prose is involving and his reports of some of some genetic luminaries is amusing (I desire has has had to that to to any one likes like this of my professor of Genetic in Joined). A lot especially, some concepts that arises of the technology and the genetic investigation am explained in the way that is understandable for a vast majority of an audience. Partorisca me Some last chapters particularly are that they stimulate and has thought partorisca cause. The must has read!
5 / 5 Nikole
I never expected partorisca enjoy this reserves quite so much. It thinks Sapiens, Homo God and 21 Lessons all wrapped in a reservation, but in Genetics.

Begins with a past and no of some Greeks, the Mendel, Eugenic and some Nazi, finally to a scientific revolution more recent of a double helix, studios of twin and modifying genes; yes, there is skipped the plot in summarising.

Are a bit of the layman like the plot of of the this was the new mine and have loved to go in a travesa.

Paralizaciones In some presents to reflect first to look to a future precipice that is on, is potential and big bets .

Bloody awesome! Any one so only the book of science, but the wonderful bed. It was like this energised, excited and terrified a same time.
4 / 5 Lorri
Well but much more I last that goes that An Emperor of all the Illnesses, which was more involving. I found it same toil with the terracing of biology.
5 / 5 Lashay
This book details a history of coverages and genetic science so only roughly all could think of. It is easy to comprise (with just the bit of work) and immensely readable and enjoyable. It covers a subject like this well and like this thrillingly that now totally comprise in genetic sequencing, DNA and like the cures partorisca several genetic conditions have been found. A lot highly recommended.
1 / 5 Ramona
It can these authors a stop of day that among infinite tangents in incomplete way and confusing people. So only write the book the small plus with a message (does not have any message here) and touch more. Time wasters .....
5 / 5 Glady
It begins with the short episode in the history familiarised tragic of an author with genetic and turns to an epic, understandable, gripping odyssey by means of a past day and present exploitation and impact of our genes. Ossia Up there with some books of popular science more utmost that all the times.
5 / 5 Jules
The excellent book and a history is said in the light and breezy fashion that promotes same people like this technically inept as me partorisca read to an end. Masters that...
5 / 5 Olin
Like a detail, more pounds delve too much in intro. Difficult to take everything in a goes partorisca newbie but value the to go back comprise and advance of movement.
4 / 5 May
Has read roughly like the investigation has progressed quickly after a elucidation of a structure of DNA in a 1950 east. Fascinating Accounts
5 / 5 Jess
has loved this book of page a to a last. It is the history to captivate of genetics of Mendel time to today. It is accessible, fascinating, astonishingly good writing. It is praise storytelling in his better. Honradamente Can do not lose six interested in a subject.
5 / 5 Joleen
Wonderful, those interest and informative book. Very easy for the no medical person to read.
5 / 5 Oleta
This book is very accessible and would recommend it to any interested in a subject of genes
4 / 5 Elenor
This book gives the very detailed idea in a history of discovery of some genes and his way to transmit information of inheritance of a generation to a next generation. A travesía wonderful in a spectacular world inside our cells.
4 / 5 Talitha
Yessir! A book was perfect in his material form, to the left use me such the 'bookish' description, and I' enjoying reading it. Thanks to 1. An author 2. Amazon And 3. A bookseller.
4 / 5 Florinda
Has weighed in a science to a point is almost felt too academic to be enjoyed. This has said, resist my attention although it was the hard slog.
5 / 5 Shelby
This book reads like the history of thrilling detective. It is one the majority of luzcan explanation of a discovery of a mechanism of hereditary that has read. A subject difficult is fact quite clear and understandable. It have to that be in the each school library and in a bookshelf of each house. Shining!
5 / 5 Chasidy
Beautiful, like the researcher and the ardent reader have learnt the plot and I was a lot of disappointed when it has been for has finalised a book.
4 / 5 Shirely
Ossia The fantastic book that probably done the súper the subject complex that interest. This in spite of, found it hard to be still in time.
4 / 5 Graham
Was my prime minister Kindle the book and is my class of book - I bed of the novels seldom!
5 / 5 Etha
Really that it interest to reserve which is very written and easy to comprise for any with the scientific knowledge has limited.
4 / 5 Corazon
Are so only on page 150 like this far but is obvious buying this book was the good decision .
4 / 5 Maryrose
Extremely the writing of interesting book in the fashion that the accessible fact partorisca one any to scientific taste. It can it do not dip down
4 / 5 Tamela
A wonderful bed. He the very good work partorisca explain a fundamentals of genetic science, his history and future.
4 / 5 Adrien
A travesía excellent the inheritance and differentiation in of the humans.
4 / 5 Philomena
Ossia An exceptional book in of the so many ways. Siddharta Mukherjee Is the medical expert, a oncologist with a lot of experience of years partorisca treat patient of cancer, of the that first book 'An Emperor of all the Illnesses' (also highly recommended) describes that it spends when dysfunction of genes. In this book has described a human genome in his normal, fully functional state, covering a lot of varied appearances of genetic. Mukherjee Is also the gifted writer, able to explain complex ideas clearly, is both lyrical & incisive in his ideas and of the syntheses. Running during a book is personal histories that transforms this of the account purely scientist to the very human history. It describes some scientists those who has done some discovered keys, as well as some people have affected of treatments or of the genetic illnesses. More personally it describes the one who the genetics has touched some lives of his own family.

Leaves 1 (1865-1935) covers an early history of genetics, his discoveries of diving, & personality keys, of some early Greek ideas of inheritances, Mendel discovered of heritable laws & of factors of inheritances, the theory of Darwin of Evolution for Natural Selection, to a proposition of Eugenics for Galton and place partorisca practise a punctual 20th century in a to Europe & of EUA.

Leaves 2 (1930-1970) describes one looks for a physical particle of inheritance, finally determined partorisca be DNA, a discovery of his helical structure for Watson & Crick and some tentativas to decipher a universal genetic code spelt was DNA of interior, to one comprising of as the genes regulate an expression of proteins and control a devlopment of fines cellular organisms of the suns fertilised egg.

Armed with this knowledge, Leaves 3 (1970-2001) describe tentativas partorisca manipulate a genome saws technician likes clone of gene, a creation of synthetic proteins likes insulin and an increase of biotechnology in a 80 & 90 east.

Partly 4 (1970-2005) has described one that grows partorisca comprise of as the genes affect human health, for example, a discovery for Nancy Wexler of a gene partorisca Huntington illness, his location esatta on chromosome 4, to one comprising of his sequence of DNA, which turn explained his effect in sufferers. He also described of to the the polygenic illnesses likes them to them the schizophrenia and of tentativas & of cancer to map a location of these genes has seen bookmarks/marcadors genetic. This, in turn, advantage to an idea of mapping a whole human genome - more than looking for genes that illness to cause one for one, this would resupply the personnel against some illnesses that polygenic could be compared. A Project of Human Genome was the international scientific collaboration massive, spiced up for a competition among a publicly funded NIH the consortium and Craig have imported commercially Venter Celera.

Leaves 5 (2001-2015) describes like a new genetics can have the habit of lit complex concepts like human evolutionary history, tongue, memory, culture, sexuality, race & of identity. Ossia Complex and has to that consider an effect of twin of character & nurture, half & of genes.

Leaves 6 (2015-....) Looks To some futures and described some new technologies that at present is when be explored, as pluripotent cells of root, organisms transgénico, exploitation of whole genome partorisca predict future health, personalised genetic therapies, to a spectre human genomic engineering.

Highly can recommend this book to any with an interest in an origin, doing & character of this incredibly complex and inventive establishment that it is a human organism .
5 / 5 Kirk
Has bought like the book for my daughter of goddess the one who was very pleased. Service Rey the delivery was utmost.
5 / 5 Carmelia
Are not the scientist – the one who are I to revise the heavy (2½lbs) the book in the subject scientist adds ? Well, reason any one ? - I walk the automobile and computer of use without a lot follows roughly like law. And, it is the history adds , said, (likes history of good war) to mix episodes and theory.

Begins in @1850s with Gregor Mendel creating sweet peas and exploring like his characteristic (big, courts, colour of flower and like this on) has been transmitted, while Charles Darwin has studied fauna and flora and exploring reason the species developed and has changed. Both men have has had ideas in those pasts, but has known no how is done . Something was to spend of a generation to a prójimo, and adapting to change - but that has been ? And then, Mendel the work has been forgotten for 40 years.

For a @@@1920s, the American scientists have used a process has comprised partorisca grieve still to delete inferior humans for sterilising women with mental questions or of the physicists, and to run 'Better Creatures' chances - an early version of the first eugenics of this concept was debased for Germania Nazi in some a lot of years when a presence of genetic information has been discovered in DNA.

In a @@@1950s, the British scientists have has initiated technicians to identify a structure of a DNA in chromosomes. For now it was clear that a science is on my boss, but included complete it layman can see a beauty of a “double “ “ “ helix” and enjoy a ferocious rivalry, deceiving and arguing among some scientific squads.

Of then on, some results of history more and more bewildering. A function of a gene in of to to the illnesses like haemophilia, @of @sidas and cystic fibrosis was gradually uncovered: in his own ossia enlightening enough, but the combinations of gene has been identified in a root further of complex medical conditions and included perhaps partorisca differ human temperaments. The modification of gene has entered a scene, with a possibility of the eugenics that return in a form or another. The lawyers have joined some scientists in his debates, albeit partorisca advise on like paralizaciones to counter legal action when the experiences go bad, more than the tease out of ethical subjects,

When you have read that that modification a sequence of gene in a cell of root of the embryo before it is implanted in a IVF presented womb could finalise a risk of hereditary illness in all the future generations of this family …. Well, you can see reason some habladurías of author of “ethical vertigo”. I will owe that read a book again to be sure has taken as much as the layman can, but was the second reading. When I have said to be heavy, has meant a weight of a book, no his content.
4 / 5 Mauro
A mate has described this book as 'looking the dictionary' and has not been bad, is the bit of the whopper. Mukherjee Has created the phenomenal work of the stock exchange that document a history of genetics of the travesías of Darwin in a Beagle, to Chinese researchers' tentativas to do modifications of germ partorisca line to the human embryo. ( It dreads a lot he such words mean at all yours, this book is adapted perfectly to the general reader, without being patronising).

Saying that this in spite of, this is not the book for a faint hearted. There is the plot of scientific slang in this book, and found me sometimes taking stray and that it has to reread whole sections. It thinks the sure quantity of scientific knowledge is assumed (which is quite so only, people without knowledge or interest in the science does not go to buy the 500 book of page in a history of genetics!).

But in a whole, would recommend this to any with an interest in a subject. Although I can not speak of experience, students of genetics / of biology also more probably choose things on this book, how is incredibly comprehensible.
5 / 5 Yun
A book begins like an intimate history of genetics but develops to an intimate future of one of one the majority of powerful and dangerous ideas in a history of science: a gene, a fundamental unit of hereditary and a basic unit of all biological information.

A power of an idea can be seen today in a way the personal genomics is revolutionising development of drug, therapy and oncology that prevent precision and treating the illnesses that takes counts it individual variability in of the genes , means and lifestyle. The genomics is remained with Artificial Intelligence the mine vast quantities of genetic information partorisca new clues roughly illness, diagnostic or treatment and combining some potentials that the surprises HAVE and genetic partorisca inaugural new horizons in healthcare.

Reason is a dangerous idea? Reason like another two deeply destabilising ideas scienziathe of an atom and a byte that richochet by means of a 20th century, a gene has transformed culture, society, politician and tongue.

Mukhergee Goes well behind to some premiers no in sympathetic a mechanism and influence of genes with Mendel and Darwin and roller coasters by means of a 20th century. Some falls of scientific progress to 4 phases ; an establishment of a cellular base of inheritance: some chromosomes; one bases molecular of hereditary :the double helix; an informative base : a genetic code and sequencing of a human genome; and finally one was of genomics: a deciphering, reading and comprising a human genome and developing medical applications.

Says the history is said in an extremely personal and readable way that describes like the scientists have built in the another contributo with accelerating progress. A book is full of histories of detective – for example to the equal that has taken Morgan and his crew three decades partorisca collect fifty mutants of fly in Inghilterra New. Then one prejudices in 1926 Muller has discovered some effects of radiation and has mutated the averages that ready in the alone night. Or for example, a work of detective of Watson and Crick discover a double helix structure of DNA that follows a groundbreaking laws of Linus Pauling, Robert Corey, Maurice Wilkins and Rosalind Franklin.

Has the feeling of balance in Mukhergee accounts of a race partorisca sequencing a human genome, once Muller had discovered a way to copy the human gene in the tube of test. Some the USA National Institute of Health (NIH) has been chosen likes agency of advantage the sequence an integer of human genome with some to FACTS of EUA and the joint of Medical Investigation of United Kingdom and Wellcome Confidences partorisca join an endeavour. This in spite of the little known, pugnacious, has imported so only neurobiologist in a NIH, Craig Venter, has proposed the shortcut to genome sequencing. James Watson and a NIH has been horrified in any only in Venter technical but in his proposition partorisca patent genes. Scientists in Stanford there has been patented methods to recombine pieces of DNA partorisca create genetic chimaeras, Genetech had patented indictment partorisca express to the proteins likes them to them the insulin, Amgen has had to has filed the patent partorisca isolation of erythropoietin using recombinant DNA but any one had patented the gene or piece of genetic information partorisca his own sake. A race among some the EUA and Craig and public agencies of United Kingdom Venter is undertaken has funded privately Celera was on. A Wellcome the confidence has bent his financing and the congress have launched to open some pieces of federal financing. But the class of truce has been attacked and in 2001 a Project of Human Genome and Celera both have published his results of a sequencing of a human genome that marks a start of one was of genomics.

But a history of a gene is has said a lot so only of a corner of discoveries scienziathe. Some social effects of a development of a genetic is explored.

A history of eugenics and his abuse amply in some the EUA still sterilising imbeciles to improve the human intelligence is aimed to be based in the totally dud theory of hereditary. A Nazi eugenic experiences and a holocaust gruesomely exposure a danger of dud science.

A Asilomar meeting in 1973 of main virologists, genetiscists, biochemists and microbiologists directed some worries to grow roughly gene – technical of manipulation. Asilomar II in 1975 has taken unanimous support for classifies a biohazard risks of genetic recombination.

This is resulted until recently in three unspoken principles that drives a sand of intervention and genetic diagnostic. In the first place the tests of the diagnostic has been restricted the variants of gene that is singularly powerful determinants of illness – partorisca examplehighly penetrant mutations that Downs syndrome and cystic fibrosis. Secondly, Some illnesses have caused of these mutations have involved generally extraordinary suffering. Thirdly The justifiable interventions have been defined by doctor and social consensus, and all the interventions have been governed for complete liberty of election.

But these flanges could be loosening of these originals - of big penetrance genes, extraordinary suffering and justifiable interventions - to genotype-behaviour of social engineering. Mukherjee Resupplies examples of the genetic diagnostic that is transformed the clinical and personal realities. The character is inspired to take our personnel of human genome mapped which could head to determine genetic fitness. The character is not like this easily governed to drive principles.

Evidence of an influence this reservation has had on are that has dipped now go to take mine personal genome sequenced!
4 / 5 Prudence
I never expected partorisca enjoy this reserves quite so much. It thinks Sapiens, Homo God and 21 Lessons all wrapped in a reservation, but in Genetics.

Begins with a past and no of some Greeks, to Mendel, Eugenic and some Nazi, finally to a scientific revolution more recent of a double helix, studios of twin and modifying genes; yes, there is skipped to plot in summarising.

Are a bit of the layman to the equal that to plot of of the this was the new mine and have loved to go in a travesía.

Decree it in a present to reflect first to look to a future precipice that is on, is potential and big bets .

Bloody awesome! Any so only the book of science, but the wonderful bed. It was like this energised, excited and terrified a same time.
5 / 5 Ima
Excellent tale of a history of genetic investigation. Readable and amusing. Insiemi Out of some questions to the equal that am arisen and how has been solved in the way that the frames have has complicated concepts easily understandable.
5 / 5 Cris
A Gene: An Intimate History is a history of epic of like this is coming to comprise some of some blockades of fundamental edifice of life on earth. Of Mendel that grows his peas have seen Darwin and an origin of especially, eugenics and some Nazi, Crick and Watson that discovers a double helix structure of DNA to a tantalising perspectives of enhancement of genome, Siddhartha Mukherjee volume of knots comprehensively by means of a whole history.
Is the subject complex , but a writing is so only a right level for any (taste) without of biology or funds of chemistry at all to comprise. Also it covers some moral and ethical appearances of some of an investigation as well as a science. There is his plot, and takes the moment to read, but is such the fascinating history that is a lot of value an endeavour.
Awe-inspiring And downright alcohol-boggling in of the places, if the popular science is your thing then will not want to lose is one.
4 / 5 Adolfo
Are not one to give rent too freely. They are an author and scientific (in the different field) and the critical reader for humour and formation. This book, this in spite of, merit a praise a big plus. It is the masterpiece. A science is pitched perfectly for the layman. A history is enthralling. A two is woven near in the good-looking way, thoughtful. He this book has required to read for all the world. Bravo Gentleman Mukherjee.
4 / 5 Season
There is enjoyed a 'Emperor of all the illnesses' book of this author, as it was enthusiastic to read this new takes also. I have not been disappointed. His prose is involving and his reports of some of some genetic luminaries is amusing (I desire has has had to that to to any one likes like this of my professor of Genetic in Joined). A lot especially, some concepts that arises of the technology and the genetic investigation am explained in the way that is understandable for a vast majority of an audience. For me some last chapters particularly are that they stimulate and has thought to cause. That The must has read!
4 / 5 Barney
Has loved this book and the difficulty have had to that dips it down. It gives the clear picture of a progress done of elderly greece upto today. The technology and the biology am not skated on but presented in an easily comprised way. I also found some notes and bibliography very useful. If you are interested in of the genes, the humans that comprises genes and potential evolutionary streets the human existence then ossia the good bed.
4 / 5 Colby
This book details a history of coverages and genetic science so only roughly all could think of. It is easy to comprise (with just the bit of work) and immensely readable and enjoyable. It covers a subject like this well and like this thrillingly that now totally comprise in genetic sequencing, DNA and like the cures for several genetic conditions have been found. A lot highly recommended.
4 / 5 Cathey
Could these authors a stop of day that among infinite tangents in incomplete way and confusing people. So only write the reserve it small plus with a message (does not have any message here) and touch more. Time wasters .....
4 / 5 Antonina
Begins with the short episode in the history familiarised tragic of an author with genetic and turns to an epic, understandable, gripping odyssey by means of a past day and present exploitation and impact of our genes. Ossia Up there with some books of popular science more utmost that all the times.
4 / 5 Cliff
That any one writes the book like this as well as having the work of day? I have loved the fashion of an author to write and the felt has spoken mine of a page. It was such an easy book to follow even although they are not the scientist. I have had my open alcohol and has learnt extracted adds. Thank you.
5 / 5 Madie
Ossia The very useful book because it relates experience of person to a vast and incredibly fast changing landscape of genetic. An author has record of clue, of his personnel and on next history of cancer. This time, to connect history familiarised of mental illness with some the majority of complex appearances of some new technicians, social and ethical history of the which have learnt, that can do, and that perhaps has to that and has to that no , to change humans and a human race, a complex, simple (simpler, at least).

Of a prompt gleanings of Darwin and Mendel, by means of the late plus in the gene that together to use the model that pieces of parties of elderly bacterial defended against virus, learns time and again that a 'character versus nurture' the debate has not taken any simple plus. A cultural author leanings also leave depth, with any apt date of sanskrit poetry as well as of murakami and confucious.

Scholarly, but any when spending in his sleeve.
4 / 5 Cristie
This book is the must for all the world. It is highly accessible to all the cost of your leading knowledge and would have to that be regular reading for any-level or student of university science. Exceptionally Good and easy writing to comprise. Siddhartha Mukherjee Is the author of has to that read for any interested in biology, medicine or his health.
4 / 5 Eunice
This book covers a history of genetics, with his positive and negatives. It illustrates some potential profits and of the disadvantages of some enormous developments in genetic and therapy of gene a last century or like this, and I conscious knots of a need for controls on like these technologies are used. A thrilling and defying read,
4 / 5 Tiana
In sympathetic our origins and characteristic our mapping, has found always a studio of genetic fascinating. Particularly they are that it looks forward to to read this book.
5 / 5 Alberta
Is brilliant but read for general information more than as an academic text so much the time found it hard that goes
5 / 5 Charlena
All the world would owe that listen to this book. Not to think it would be able to read this book, am happy has listened his. Narration Is involving and easy to some ears. Amur A way is writing. Amur Some words. A bit confusing in some parts, rewind so only and listen again!
5 / 5 Adrienne
Fascinating Reservations as it explains in layman terms because look and behave one do one.
4 / 5 Addie
Ossia The one of truth that has surprised to reserve which will do a work wonderfully for both one student and a reader dipped in genetic.
5 / 5 Elicia
Quite technical in of the parts, but the fascinating read all one same.

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Rating: 4 out of 5 with 6 ratings
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