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              Guns, Germs and Steel: 20th Anniversary Edition

              Guns, Germs and Steel: 20th Anniversary Edition (Paperback, New edition)

              By Diamond, Jared

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              This work abandons the conventional distinctions between history and science. Diamond focuses on what ancient people were endowed with in the way of land, animals and plants, and on the confrontations between less and more advanced people to see how this led to today's inequaliti...es.
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              ISBN 9780099302780
              Released NZ 3 Jul 1998
              Publisher Vintage
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or Survive

              Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or Survive (Paperback)

              By Diamond, Jared

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              Bringing together evidence from a range of sources and piecing together the myriad influences, from climate to culture, that make societies self-destruct, this title shows how unlike our ancestors we can benefit from our knowledge of the past and learn to be survivors.

              ISBN 9780241958681
              Released NZ 7 Oct 2011
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age General Audience
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              The World Until Yesterday: What Can We Learn from Traditional Societies?
               

              The World Until Yesterday: What Can We Learn from Traditional Societies? (Paperback)

              By Diamond, Jared

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              Reveals that traditional societies around the world offer an extraordinary window into how our ancestors lived for the majority of human history - until virtually yesterday, in evolutionary terms.

              ISBN 9780141024486
              Released NZ 29 Jan 2014
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 16+ years
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              GIS for Science: Applying Mapping and Spatial Analytics, Volume 2
               

              GIS for Science: Applying Mapping and Spatial Analytics, Volume 2 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              Edited by Wright, Dawn J.; Harder, Christian; Foreword by Diamond, Jared

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              GIS for Science: Applying Mapping and Spatial Analytics, Volume 2 shows readers how scientists working on the world's most pressing problems apply geographic information systems--GIS.

              ISBN 9781589485877
              Released NZ 25 May 2022
              Publisher Misc - NewSouth
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series GIS for Science
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              Why Is Sex Fun?: The Evolution of Human Sexuality

              Why Is Sex Fun?: The Evolution of Human Sexuality (Paperback)

              By Diamond, Jared

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              A fascinating insight into how human sexuality came to be the way it is now - Jared Diamond explains why we are different from the animal kingdom.

              ISBN 9781780226880
              Released NZ 12 May 2015
              Publisher Orion Publishing
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Science Masters
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              Swing Kings: The Inside Story Of Baseball's Home Run Revolution

              Swing Kings: The Inside Story Of Baseball's Home Run Revolution (Paperback)

              By Diamond, Jared

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              A hardcover edition of this book was published in 2020 by William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers. --Title page verso.

              ISBN 9780062872111
              Released NZ 1 Oct 2021
              Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Guns, Germs and Steel: (Patterns of Life)

              Guns, Germs and Steel: (Patterns of Life) (Paperback)

              By Diamond, Jared

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              PATTERNS OF THE PLANET: SPECIAL EDITIONS OF THE BEST POPULAR SCIENCE BOOKSWhy has human history unfolded so differently across the globe?

              ISBN 9781784873639
              Released NZ 19 Mar 2019
              Publisher Vintage
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Patterns of Life
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              Natural Experiments of History
               

              Natural Experiments of History (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              Edited by Diamond, Jared; Robinson, James A.

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              Some central questions in the natural and social sciences can't be answered by controlled laboratory experiments, often considered to be the hallmark of the scientific method. This book consists of eight comparative studies drawn from history, archeology, economics, economic hist...ory, geography, and political science.
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              ISBN 9780674060197
              Released NZ 15 Apr 2011
              Publisher Misc - NZ/SP Publisher
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              The Rise And Fall Of The Third Chimpanzee: how our animal heritage affects the way we live

              The Rise And Fall Of The Third Chimpanzee: how our animal heritage affects the way we live (Paperback, New edition)

              By Diamond, Jared

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              More than 98 percent of human genes are shared with two species of chimpanzee. The 'third' chimpanzee is man. This work surveys life-cycle, culture, sexuality and destructive urges both towards ourselves and the planet to explore the ways in which we are uniquely human yet still ...influenced by our animal origins.
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              ISBN 9780099913801
              Released NZ 29 Jun 1992
              Publisher Vintage
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              The Third Chimpanzee: On the Evolution and Future of the Human Animal

              The Third Chimpanzee: On the Evolution and Future of the Human Animal (Paperback)

              By Diamond, Jared; Adapted by Stefoff, Rebecca

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              An illustrated edition of Pulitzer Prize-winning author Jared Diamond's groundbreaking book, adapted for a new generation of readers

              ISBN 9781780747484
              Released NZ 23 Sep 2015
              Publisher Oneworld Publications
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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