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Review: Guns, Germs and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies

User Review  - Chris Wallner - Goodreads

Pros: Very interesting subject matter that is well thought out, researched, and explained. Diamond does a good job making his point and hypothesis accessible to average readers who have no prior ... Read full review

Review: Guns, Germs and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies

User Review  - Wes - Goodreads

A very interesting sweeping look at human history, viewed primarily through the lens of geography. While a history book, the author is really using a scientific style to his research and presentation ... Read full review

Review: Guns, Germs and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies

User Review  - Matthew - Goodreads

Breathtaking in scope on the history of human behavior. Read full review

Review: Guns, Germs and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies

User Review  - Philski - Goodreads

Good book although not a great one. It should really be titled "grains, germs and steel" as grains and domesticated animals were by his own admission required to build a society that could support ... Read full review

Review: Guns, Germs, and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies

User Review  - Mark Mortensen - Goodreads

I knew quite well what I was getting into when I chose to read this book full of information on archeology and why some global civilizations advanced more than others. Author Jared Diamond asked ... Read full review

Review: Guns, Germs and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies

User Review  - Lexy deGraffenreid - Goodreads

It can be extremely rah rah White Man. Western superiority at times, whether intentional or not. Not my favorite. Read full review

Review: Guns, Germs and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies

User Review  - Gerald Jerome - Goodreads

I'm not a buff in this area but it introduced me to a lot of information and did its best with what (relatively) small space it had. Beyond that, it never failed to be interesting and never ran stale ... Read full review

Review: Guns, Germs and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies

User Review  - David - Goodreads

Deeply insightful examination of the development of human society with a strong argument for the fundamental equality of all people. Read full review

Review: Guns, Germs and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies

User Review  - Catrina - Goodreads

Interesting and warrants a re-read. Read full review

Review: Guns, Germs and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies

User Review  - Lia - Goodreads

I geeked out on this one.. so cool! Ancient history, plant and animal domestication, cultures... and I learned so much that I keep applying to history elsewhere, as I come upon it. I've probably been ... Read full review


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