Jared Diamond’s The Third Chimpanzee

In The Third Chimpanzee, Jared Diamond wears many hats – historian, anthropologist, zoologist, environmentalist, evolutionary biologist and geographer – to tell the story of mankind, from our differentiation from other primates, characterized by the evolution of larger brains capable of making […]

Jared Diamond’s Guns, Germs and Steel

A quick glance at Jared Diamond’s fields of expertise will give you some idea of what you are in store for when you read him: physiology, biology, ornithology, environmentalism, history, ecology, geography and anthropology. And a good thing, too, that his […]