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...

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 : and other world regions to illuminate the...

The World Until Yesterday : the pacific islands and other world regions

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

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 : 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 societies that can make the...

Author : Jared Diamond

learn from traditional societies that can make the world a better place for all of us?

Publisher : Penguin

world a better place for all of us? “As he did in his Pulitzer Prize-winning Guns,

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9781101606001

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1101606002

in his Pulitzer Prize-winning Guns, Germs, and Steel, Jared Diamond continues to make us think with

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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, the French Revolution,...

Author : Stefan Zweig

audience the Elizabethan age, the French Revolution, the great days of voyages and discoveries. In

Publisher : Plunkett Lake Press

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

the mirror up to his own age, telling the story of a generation that "was

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Women Of Fes : women create their own forms...

Women of Fes : shows how moroccan women create

Women of Fes of identity through work, family, and society. The book also examines how women's...

Author : Rachel Newcomb

book also examines how women's lives are positioned vis-;-vis globalization, human rights, and

Publisher : University of Pennsylvania Press

vis-;-vis globalization, human rights, and the construction of national identity.

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081224124X

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9780812241242


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

Collapse : winning guns, germs and steel, the

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

Author : Jared Diamond

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

Publisher : Penguin

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

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1101502002

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9781101502006

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

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

The Third Chimpanzee : 1991 and has been in print ever

The Third Chimpanzee This new, illustrated edition is aimed at a young readership. In it, Jared Diamond explores what...

Author : Jared Diamond

young readership. In it, Jared Diamond explores what makes us human and poses fascinating questions including:

Publisher : Oneworld Publications

makes us human and poses fascinating questions including: If we share more than 98% of our

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9781780746050

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1780746059

more than 98% of our DNA with chimpanzees, how is it that we can write, read,

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The Greatest Salesman In The World : for in this runaway bestseller you will learn...

The Greatest Salesman in the World : . . . for in this runaway bestseller

The Greatest Salesman in the World you will learn how to change your life by applying the secrets...

Author : Og Mandino

by applying the secrets you are about to discover in the ancient

Publisher : Bantam

discover in the ancient scrolls. “I will persist until I succeed. I

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9780307780904

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0307780902

I was not delivered into this world into defeat, nor does failure

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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 one...

Author : Jared Diamond

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

Publisher : Hachette UK

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

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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 pregnant,

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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. Our mistakes are...

Author : Diane Ackerman

laced with invention. Our mistakes are legion, but our talent is immeasurable.' In The

Publisher : Hachette UK

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

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9780755365005

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0755365003

Diane Ackerman confronts the fact that the human race is now the single dominant

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Guns  Germs  And Steel  The Fates Of Human Societies : this

Guns Germs and Steel The Fates of Human Societies : history."—bill gates in this "artful,

Guns Germs and Steel The Fates of Human Societies (William H. McNeill, New York Review of Books) book, Jared Diamond convincingly argues that geographical...

Author : Jared Diamond

book, Jared Diamond convincingly argues that geographical and environmental factors shaped the modern world. Societies

Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company

environmental factors shaped the modern world. Societies that had had a head start in food

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9780393609295

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0393609294

head start in food production advanced beyond the hunter-gatherer stage, and then developed religion --as

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Natural Experiments Of History : business, economics, geography, and political science,...

Natural Experiments of History : in history, archaeology, business, economics, geography,

Natural Experiments of History science, the authors showcase the “natural experiment” or “comparative method”—well-known in any science concerned with...

Author : Jared Diamond

“comparative method”—well-known in any science concerned with the past—on the discipline of human history. That

Publisher : Harvard University Press

past—on the discipline of human history. That means, according to the editors, “comparing, preferably quantitatively

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9780674076723

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0674076729

editors, “comparing, preferably quantitatively and aided by statistical analyses, different systems that are similar in

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The Impossible Exile : austrian writer stefan zweig by the 1930s, stefan...

The Impossible Exile : the biography of austrian writer stefan zweig by

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

Author : George Prochnik

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

Publisher : Other Press, LLC

novels, short stories, and biographies were so compelling that they became instant best sellers. Zweig

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9781590516133

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1590516133

instant best sellers. Zweig was also an intellectual and a lover of all the arts,

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The Well Tuned Brain  The Remedy For A Manic Society : author of american mania, returns to...

The Well Tuned Brain The Remedy for a Manic Society : whybrow, the prize-winning author of american

The Well Tuned Brain The Remedy for a Manic Society 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 | pulitzer prize...

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

Between the World and Me | PULITZER PRIZE FINALIST | NATIONAL BOOK CRITICS CIRCLE AWARD FINALIST |...

Author : Ta-Nehisi Coates

CIRCLE AWARD FINALIST | NAMED ONE OF THE TEN BEST BOOKS OF

Publisher : Spiegel & Grau

TEN BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY The New York Times Book

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9780679645986

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0679645985

Book Review • O: The Oprah Magazine • The Washington Post •

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

Sapiens : times number one bestseller ** ** the

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

Author : Yuval Noah Harari

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

Publisher : Random House

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

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9781448190690

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144819069X

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

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Guns  Germs  And Steel : environmental factors he feels are responsible for history's...

Guns Germs and Steel : by revealing the environmental factors he feels are

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

Author : Jared M. Diamond

Publisher : W W Norton & Company Incorporated

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0393317552

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9780393317558


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