Pulitzer Prize, Basic Nonfiction, 1998Guns, Germs and Metal examines the rise of civilization and the problems its growth has raised all through historical past. Having performed subject work in New Guinea for greater than 30 years, Jared Diamond presents the geographical and ecological components which have formed the trendy world. From the perspective of an evolutionary biologist, he highlights the broadest actions each literal and conceptual on each continent because the Ice Age, and examines societal advances corresponding to writing, faith, authorities, and know-how. Diamond additionally dissects racial theories of world historical past, and the ensuing work—Weapons, Germs and Metal—is a serious contribution to our understanding the evolution of human societies.
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