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

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“Fascinating…. Lays a foundation for understanding human history.”―Bill Gates In this “artful, informative, and delightful” (William H. McNeill, New York Review of Books) book, Jared Diamond convincingly argues that geographical and environmental factors shaped the modern world. Societies that had had a head start in food production advanced beyond the hunter-gatherer stage, and then developed religion –as well as nasty germs and potent weapons of war –and adventured on sea and land to co…

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Looking for a book on the most important historical developments (ie germs, gunpowder, steel, the longbow, the phalanx, sewers etc)(r/history)

I remember reading a book called Guns Germs and Steel back in the day that seemed to cover all of these developments!

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Amazon Price

$5.92

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SFW

Book Binding

Paperback

Type Code

ABIS_BOOK

Book Author

Jared M. Diamond

Book Edition

1st

Book Publisher

W. W. Norton & Company

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

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Looking for a book on the most important historical developments (ie germs, gunpowder, steel, the longbow, the phalanx, sewers etc)

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