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Guns, germs and steel : the fate of human societies

Author: Riley Quinn
Publisher: London [England] : Routledge, 2017. ©2017
Series: Macat Library
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Winner of the 1998 Pulitzer, Guns, Germs, and Steel attempts to answer why human history unfolded differently on different continents. Drawing on evidence from a diverse range of disciplines, Diamond  Read more...

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Quinn, Riley.
Guns, germs and steel : the fate of human societies.
London, [England] : Routledge, ©2017
89 pages
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Riley Quinn
ISBN: 1351350501 9781351350501 9781912128273 1912128276
OCLC Number: 1002022534
Description: 1 online resource (97 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Ways in to the text Who is Jared Diamond? What does Guns, Germs & Steel: The Fate of Human Societies Say? Why does Guns, Germs & Steel: The Fate of Human Societies Matter? Section 1: Influences Module 1: The Author and the Historical Context Module 2: Academic Context Module 3: The Problem Module 4: The Author's Contribution Section 2: Ideas Module 5: Main Ideas Module 6: Secondary Ideas Module 7: Achievement Module 8: Place in the Author's Work Section 3: Impact Module 9: The First Responses Module 10: The Evolving Debate Module 11: Impact and Influence Today Module 12: Where Next? Glossary of Terms People Mentioned in the Text Works Cited
Series Title: Macat Library
Responsibility: Riley Quinn.

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