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

The World Until Yesterday : collapse, a mesmerizing portrait of

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

Author : Jared Diamond

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

Publisher : Penguin UK

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

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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 with another

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The World Until Yesterday : and other world regions to...

The World Until Yesterday : the pacific islands and other

The World Until Yesterday illuminate the degree to which modern society reflects traditional cultures from earlier and...

Author : Jared Diamond

traditional cultures from earlier and ancient time periods.

Publisher : Penguin

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9780143124405

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0143124404


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The World Until Yesterday : and steel explores the profound lessons that...

The World Until Yesterday : and guns, germs and steel explores the

The World Until Yesterday lessons that traditional societies offer us todayOver the past 500 years, the West achieved global...

Author : Jared Diamond

past 500 years, the West achieved global dominance, but do Westerners necessarily have better ideas

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but do Westerners necessarily have better ideas about how to raise children, care for the

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0141024488

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9780141024486

children, care for the elderly, or simply live well? In this epic journey into our

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

The World of Yesterday : and dramatist, but it was

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

Author : Stefan Zweig

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

Publisher : U of Nebraska Press

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

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0803252242

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9780803252240

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

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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 collapse of civilization...

Author : Jared Diamond

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

Publisher : Penguin

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

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1101502002

ISBN_13

9781101502006

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

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The Third Chimpanzee : been in print ever since. this...

The Third Chimpanzee : 1991 and has been in print

The Third Chimpanzee This new, illustrated edition is aimed at a young readership. In...

Author : Jared Diamond

young readership. In it, Jared Diamond explores what makes us human

Publisher : Oneworld Publications

makes us human and poses fascinating questions including: If we share

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9781780746050

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1780746059

more than 98% of our DNA with chimpanzees, how is it

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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 a non-quantitative narrative...

Author : Jared Diamond

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

Publisher : Harvard University Press

in the early chapters to quantitative statistical analyses in the later chapters. The studies range

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0674035577

ISBN_13

9780674035577

chapters. The studies range from a simple two-way comparison of Haiti and the Dominican Republic,

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

Sapiens : times top ten bestseller **

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

Author : Yuval Noah Harari

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

Publisher : Random House

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

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9781448190690

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144819069X

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

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Guns  Germs And Steel : why has human history unfolded so...

Guns Germs And Steel : million copies sold why has human

Guns Germs And Steel so differently across the globe? Jared Diamond puts the case that geography and biogeography,...

Author : Jared Diamond

the case that geography and biogeography, not race, moulded the contrasting fates of Europeans,

Publisher : Random House

moulded the contrasting fates of Europeans, Asians, Native Americans, sub-Saharan Africans, and aboriginal Australians.

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9781448180202

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1448180201

and aboriginal Australians. An ambitious synthesis of history, biology, ecology and linguistics, Guns, Germs

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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...

Author : Alice Dreger

An impassioned defense of intellectual freedom and a clarion call to

Publisher : Penguin

clarion call to intellectual responsibility, Galileo’s Middle Finger is one American’s

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9780698155961

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0698155963

eye-opening story of life in the trenches of scientific controversy. For

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How Many Friends Does One Person Need  Dunbar   S Number And Other Evolutionary Quirks : better for you? why is monogamy a drain...

How Many Friends Does One Person Need Dunbar s Number and Other Evolutionary Quirks : and which is better for you? why is

How Many Friends Does One Person Need Dunbar s Number and Other Evolutionary Quirks monogamy a drain on the brain? And why should you be suspicious of someone who...

Author : Robin Dunbar

should you be suspicious of someone who has more than 150 friends on Facebook? We

Publisher : Harvard University Press

more than 150 friends on Facebook? We are the product of our evolutionary history, and

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9780674059320

ISBN_10

0674059328

our evolutionary history, and this history colors our everyday lives—from why we joke to the

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

Why Is Sex Fun : came to be the way it

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

Author : Jared Diamond

from the animal kingdom. Why are humans one of the few

Publisher : Hachette UK

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

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9781780227658

ISBN_10

1780227655

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

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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...

Author : Peter Forbes

the 1850s by the young English naturalists Henry Walter Bates and

Publisher : Yale University Press

Walter Bates and Alfred Russel Wallace in the Amazonian rainforest, the

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9780300181784

ISBN_10

0300181787

phenomenon of mimicry was seized upon as the first independent validation

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Homo Deus : from. homo deus shows us where...

Homo Deus : where we came from. homo deus

Homo Deus where we're going. War is obsolete. You are more likely to commit suicide...

Author : Yuval Noah Harari

more likely to commit suicide than be killed in conflict. Famine is disappearing.

Publisher : Random House

in conflict. Famine is disappearing. You are at more risk of obesity than

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9781473545373

ISBN_10

1473545374

obesity than starvation. Death is just a technical problem. Equality is out –

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

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

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...

Author : Peter C. Whybrow

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

Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company

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

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9780393248470

ISBN_10

039324847X

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

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The Foraging Spectrum : ...

The foraging spectrum :

The foraging spectrum ...

Author : Robert L. Kelly

Publisher : Smithsonian Inst Pr

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Night : elie wiesel was sent to the...

Night : as a child, elie wiesel was

Night the Nazi concentration camps at Auschwitz and Buchenwald. This is his account of that...

Author : Elie Wiesel

This is his account of that atrocity: the ever-increasing horrors he endured, the loss

Publisher : Penguin UK

ever-increasing horrors he endured, the loss of his family and his struggle to survive

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9780140189896

ISBN_10

0140189890

struggle to survive in a world that stripped him of humanity, dignity and faith.

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