‘The Invisible History of the Human Race’ by Christine Kenneally

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‘The Invisible History of the Human Race’ by Christine Kenneally
About the author Simon Caterson

Simon Caterson is a Melbourne-based freelance writer and the author of Hoax Nation: Australian Fakes and Frauds from Plato to Norma Khouri.

 

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