The World Until Yesterday : portrait of the human past that...

The World Until Yesterday : collapse, a mesmerizing portrait of the

The World Until Yesterday that offers profound lessons for how we can live today Visionary, prize-winning author Jared Diamond...

Author : Jared Diamond

live today Visionary, prize-winning author Jared Diamond changed the way we think about the rise

Publisher : Penguin UK

the way we think about the rise and fall of human civilizations with his previous

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9781846148156

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1846148154

civilizations with his previous international bestsellers Guns, Germs and Steel and Collapse. Now he returns

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The World Until Yesterday : surveys the history of human societies...

The World Until Yesterday : germs and steel surveys the history

The World Until Yesterday societies to answer the question: What can we learn from traditional...

Author : Jared Diamond

learn from traditional societies that can make the world a better

Publisher : Penguin

world a better place for all of us? “As he did

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9781101606001

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1101606002

in his Pulitzer Prize-winning Guns, Germs, and Steel, Jared Diamond continues

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The World Of Yesterday : it was his biographies that expressed...

The World of Yesterday : and dramatist, but it was his

The World of Yesterday expressed his full genius, recreating for his international audience the Elizabethan age,...

Author : Stefan Zweig

audience the Elizabethan age, the French Revolution, the great days of voyages

Publisher : U of Nebraska Press

great days of voyages and discoveries. In this autobiography he holds the

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0803252242

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9780803252240

the mirror up to his own age, telling the story of a

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Collapse : and steel, the author explores how climate...

Collapse : winning guns, germs and steel, the author

Collapse how climate change, the population explosion and political discord create the conditions for the...

Author : Jared Diamond

discord create the conditions for the collapse of civilization Environmental damage, climate change, globalization,

Publisher : Penguin

civilization Environmental damage, climate change, globalization, rapid population growth, and unwise political choices were

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1101502002

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9781101502006

political choices were all factors in the demise of societies around the world, but

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The Third Chimpanzee : 98 percent of our genes...

The Third Chimpanzee : human beings share 98 percent

The Third Chimpanzee with chimpanzees. Yet humans are the dominant species on the planet -- having founded civilizations...

Author : Jared M. Diamond

on the planet -- having founded civilizations and religions, developed intricate and diverse forms of

Publisher : Harper Collins

religions, developed intricate and diverse forms of communication, learned science, built cities, and created breathtaking

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9780060845506

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0060845503

cities, and created breathtaking works of art -- while chimps remain animals concerned primarily with

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Natural Experiments Of History : archeology, economics, economic history, geography, and political science....

Natural Experiments of History : drawn from history, archeology, economics, economic history, geography,

Natural Experiments of History and political science. The studies cover a spectrum of approaches, ranging from...

Author : Jared Diamond

of approaches, ranging from a non-quantitative narrative style in the early chapters

Publisher : Harvard University Press

in the early chapters to quantitative statistical analyses in the later chapters.

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0674035577

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9780674035577

chapters. The studies range from a simple two-way comparison of Haiti and

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The Impossible Exile : austrian writer stefan zweig by the...

The Impossible Exile : the biography of austrian writer stefan

The Impossible Exile the 1930s, Stefan Zweig had become the most widely translated living author...

Author : George Prochnik

widely translated living author in the world. His novels, short stories, and

Publisher : Other Press, LLC

novels, short stories, and biographies were so compelling that they became instant

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9781590516133

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1590516133

instant best sellers. Zweig was also an intellectual and a lover of

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Why Is Sex Fun  : the way it is now - jared diamond...

Why Is Sex Fun : came to be the way it is now

Why Is Sex Fun - Jared Diamond explains why we are different from the animal kingdom. Why are humans...

Author : Jared Diamond

from the animal kingdom. Why are humans one of the few species to have sex

Publisher : Hachette UK

of the few species to have sex in private? Why do humans have sex any

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9781780227658

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1780227655

humans have sex any day of the month or year, including when the female is

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Norse Greenland : norse society in greenland—excerpted from the pulitzer prize–winning...

Norse Greenland : collapse of prehistoric norse society in greenland—excerpted from

Norse Greenland the Pulitzer Prize–winning author Jared Diamond’s Collapse This excerpt from the New York Times–bestselling...

Author : Jared Diamond

excerpt from the New York Times–bestselling book Collapse takes a timely and fascinating look

Publisher : Penguin

takes a timely and fascinating look at prehistoric Norse Greenland—the closest approximation of a

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9781101629352

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1101629355

approximation of a controlled experiment in collapse in history. One island, two unique societies

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Sapiens : bestseller ** ** the new york...

Sapiens : times number one bestseller ** **

Sapiens York Times Top Ten Bestseller ** Planet Earth is 4.5 billion years old....

Author : Yuval Noah Harari

is 4.5 billion years old. In just a fraction of that time, one

Publisher : Random House

fraction of that time, one species among countless others has conquered it. Us.

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9781448190690

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144819069X

it. Us. We are the most advanced and most destructive animals ever to

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Dazzled And Deceived : mimicry and camouflage in science, art, warfare, and...

Dazzled and Deceived : fascinating story of mimicry and camouflage in science,

Dazzled and Deceived art, warfare, and the natural world. Discovered in the 1850s by the young English naturalists Henry Walter...

Author : Peter Forbes

the 1850s by the young English naturalists Henry Walter Bates and Alfred Russel Wallace in the Amazonian

Publisher : Yale University Press

Walter Bates and Alfred Russel Wallace in the Amazonian rainforest, the phenomenon of mimicry was seized upon

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9780300181784

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0300181787

phenomenon of mimicry was seized upon as the first independent validation of Darwin's theory of natural selection.

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Guns  Germs  And Steel : revealing the environmental factors he feels...

Guns Germs and Steel : human history by revealing the environmental

Guns Germs and Steel feels are responsible for history's broadest patterns...

Author : Jared M. Diamond

Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company

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0393038912

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9780393038910


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The Human Age : irreversibly, but by no means all for...

The Human Age : . . radically, irreversibly, but by no

The Human Age all for the bad. Our new epoch is laced with invention....

Author : Diane Ackerman

laced with invention. Our mistakes are legion, but our talent is

Publisher : Hachette UK

our talent is immeasurable.' In The Human Age award-winning nature writer

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9780755365005

ISBN_10

0755365003

Diane Ackerman confronts the fact that the human race is now

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The Well Tuned Brain  Neuroscience And The Life Well Lived : author of american mania, returns to offer a...

The Well Tuned Brain Neuroscience and the Life Well Lived : whybrow, the prize-winning author of american mania, returns

The Well Tuned Brain Neuroscience and the Life Well Lived to offer a prescription for genuine human progress. The Well-Tuned Brain is a call to...

Author : Peter C. Whybrow

The Well-Tuned Brain is a call to action. Swept along by the cascading advances of

Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company

Swept along by the cascading advances of today’s technology, most of us take for granted

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9780393248470

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039324847X

us take for granted that progress brings improvement. Despite spectacular material advance, however, the evidence

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Between The World And Me : | naacp image award winner |...

Between the World and Me : book award winner | naacp image

Between the World and Me | PULITZER PRIZE FINALIST | NATIONAL BOOK CRITICS CIRCLE AWARD FINALIST | NAMED ONE OF THE TEN...

Author : Ta-Nehisi Coates

CIRCLE AWARD FINALIST | NAMED ONE OF THE TEN BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY The New

Publisher : Spiegel & Grau

TEN BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY The New York Times Book Review • O: The Oprah

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9780679645986

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0679645985

Book Review • O: The Oprah Magazine • The Washington Post • People • Entertainment Weekly •

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Galileo S Middle Finger : education in ethics, activism and science.” editors's...

Galileo s Middle Finger : a splendidly entertaining education in ethics, activism

Galileo s Middle Finger science.” Editors's Choice, New York Times Book Review An impassioned defense of intellectual freedom and a...

Author : Alice Dreger

An impassioned defense of intellectual freedom and a clarion call to intellectual responsibility, Galileo’s Middle Finger

Publisher : Penguin

clarion call to intellectual responsibility, Galileo’s Middle Finger is one American’s eye-opening story of life in

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9780698155961

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0698155963

eye-opening story of life in the trenches of scientific controversy. For two decades, historian Alice Dreger

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Twice The Work Of Free Labor : reappeared on the roads of the...

Twice the Work of Free Labor : chain gangs have reappeared on the

Twice the Work of Free Labor the American South. Associated in the past with racial terrorism, this cruel and unusual punishment should invoke...

Author : Alex Lichtenstein

racial terrorism, this cruel and unusual punishment should invoke strong memories. But, in the rush to embrace

Publisher : Verso

invoke strong memories. But, in the rush to embrace ever-harsher sanctions, the American public has ignored the

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1859840868

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9781859840863

the American public has ignored the troubling history of Southern punishment. Twice the Work of Free Labor

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