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Title: GUNS, GERMS AND STEEL
20TH ANNIVERSARY EDITION
By: Jared Diamond
Format: Paperback

List price: £10.99
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ISBN 10: 0099302780
ISBN 13: 9780099302780
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Publisher: VINTAGE PUBLISHING
Pub. date: 25 April, 1998
Pages: 480
Description: WITH A NEW AFTERWORD FROM THE AUTHOR Why has human history unfolded so differently across the globe?'A book of big questions, and big answers' Yuval Noah Harari, bestselling author of Sapiens
Synopsis: WITH A NEW AFTERWORD FROM THE AUTHOR Why has human history unfolded so differently across the globe?In his Pulitzer Prize-winning book, Jared Diamond puts the case that geography and biogeography, not race, moulded the contrasting fates of Europeans, Asians, Native Americans, sub-Saharan Africans, and aboriginal Australians. An ambitious synthesis of history, biology, ecology and linguistics, Guns, Germs and Steel remains a ground-breaking and humane work of popular science.'A book of big questions, and big answers' Yuval Noah Harari, bestselling author of Sapiens
Publication: UK
Imprint: Vintage
Prizes: Winner of Rhone Poulenc General Prize for Science Books 1998 Winner of Rhone-Poulenc Science Books Prize 1998
Returns: Returnable
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