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The Resource Guns, germs, and steel : the fates of human societies, Jared Diamond

Guns, germs, and steel : the fates of human societies, Jared Diamond

Label
Guns, germs, and steel : the fates of human societies
Title
Guns, germs, and steel
Title remainder
the fates of human societies
Statement of responsibility
Jared Diamond
Title variation
Guns, germs, & steel
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author dismantles racially based theories of human history by revealing the environmental factors he feels are responsible for history's broadest patterns
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • New York Times Notable Book, 1997
  • Pulitzer Prize for General Nonfiction, 1998.
  • Royal Society General Prizes for Science Books, 1998.
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154814
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
303.4
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
HM206
LC item number
.D48 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the fates of human societies
Label
Guns, germs, and steel : the fates of human societies, Jared Diamond
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 429-457) and index
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
480 p., 32 p. of plates
Isbn
9780393038910
Lccn
96037068
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o35792200
  • CARL0623274888
  • (OCoLC)35792200
Label
Guns, germs, and steel : the fates of human societies, Jared Diamond
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 429-457) and index
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
480 p., 32 p. of plates
Isbn
9780393038910
Lccn
96037068
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o35792200
  • CARL0623274888
  • (OCoLC)35792200

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