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

By Jared Diamond Ph.D.
On 3 bookshelves

chronicles the way that the modern world came to be and stunningly dismantles racially based theories of human history. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize, the Phi Beta Kappa Award in Science, the Rhone-Poulenc Prize, and the Commonwealth club of California's Gold Medal.

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    Learned so much.
    - Alison Komenda
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    Fascinating, sometimes jaw-dropping, history of humans that changed my view of the world.
    - Ed Perper
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    You'll never look at politics or history the same way ever again.
    - Jack Oughton