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The Resource Guns, germs, and steel : the fates of human societies, Jared Diamond

Guns, germs, and steel : the fates of human societies, Jared Diamond

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Guns, germs, and steel : the fates of human societies
Title
Guns, germs, and steel
Title remainder
the fates of human societies
Statement of responsibility
Jared Diamond
Title variation
Guns, germs, & steel
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author dismantles racially based theories of human history by revealing the environmental factors he feels are responsible for history's broadest patterns
Summary
The author dismantles racially based theories of human history by revealing the environmental factors he feels are responsible for history's broadest patterns
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • New York Times Notable Book, 1997
  • Pulitzer Prize for General Nonfiction, 1998.
  • Royal Society General Prizes for Science Books, 1998.
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154814
Cataloging source
  • FMG
  • FMG
Dewey number
303.4
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Intended audience
1440
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
HM206
LC item number
.D48 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
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the fates of human societies
Label
Guns, germs, and steel : the fates of human societies, Jared Diamond
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 429-457) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20560985
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
480 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780393038910
Lccn
96037068
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (DLC)49100
  • 96037068
Label
Guns, germs, and steel : the fates of human societies, Jared Diamond
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 429-457) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20560985
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
480 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780393038910
Lccn
96037068
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (DLC)49100
  • 96037068

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