Guns, Germs and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies The Fates of Human Societies, Jared Diamond
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Guns, Germs and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies

Author: Jared Diamond

Narrator: Grover Gardner

Abridged: 5 hr 58 min

Format: Digital Audiobook

Publisher: Highbridge Audio

Published: 07/11/2001

Genre: Social Science - Anthropology

Synopsis

Winner of the Pulitzer PrizeIn this groundbreaking work, evolutionary biologist Jared Diamond stunningly dismantles racially based theories of human history by revealing the environmental factors actually responsible for history's broadest patterns. It is a story that spans 13,000 years of human history, beginning when Stone Age hunter-gatherers constituted the entire human population. Guns, Germs, and Steel is a world history that really is a history of all the world's peoples, a unified narrative of human life.

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