THE WORLD UNTIL YESTERDAY: What Can We Learn from Traditional Societies?

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

A supple and engaged journey into traditional societies and an exploration of their ways of life, from the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Guns, Germs, and Steel (1997).As Diamond writes (Geography/UCLA; Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or Succeed, 2004, etc.), traditional societies—those that retain features of how our ancestors lived for tens of thousands of years, with low population ... Read full review

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User Review  - Erika RS - Goodreads

Like Diamond's other books, this was informative and well written. However, it lacks the strong focus that make Guns, Germs, and Steel and Collapse great. What allowed those books to cover such a ... Read full review

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