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The world until yesterday : what can we learn from traditional societies?

Author: Jared M Diamond
Publisher: London : Allen Lane, 2013, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Draws on Diamond's near five decades in New Guinea as well as evidence from Inuit, Amazonian Indians and other cultures, exploring how tribal peoples approach essential human problems.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jared M Diamond
ISBN: 9781846147586 1846147581 9780713998986 0713998989
OCLC Number: 861178242
Description: xi, 499 p., [32] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Jared Diamond.

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Draws on Diamond's near five decades in New Guinea as well as evidence from Inuit, Amazonian Indians and other cultures, exploring how tribal peoples approach essential human problems.

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