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Winner of the PROSE Award in Theology & Religious Studies, Association of American Publishers
Winner of the Pol Roger Duff Cooper Prize
One of Kirkus Reviews Best Big-Picture History Books of 2020
A New York Times Book Review Editor's Choice
One of Waterstones' Books of the Year 2020: Popular Science
Longlisted for the PEN/E.O. Wilson Literary Science Writing Award, PEN America