Jared Diamond's Pulitzer Prize-winning book was groundbreaking in its view of human societies. Why did some people manage to conquer others, and create hegemonic societies over people who were no less intelligent, resourceful, or strong? The answer lies in the use of guns, germs, and steel. Do you know the most important facts about the book?
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