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Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or Survive Paperback – 7 October 2011

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Jared Diamond is Professor of Geography at the University of California, Los Angeles. Until recently he was Professor of Physiology at the UCLA School of Medicine. He is the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of the widely acclaimed Guns, Germs, and Steel- the Fates of Human Societies, which also is the winner of Britain's 1998 Rhone-Poulenc Science Book Prize.

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  • ASIN ‏ : ‎ 0241958687
  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Penguin Press; 1st edition (7 October 2011)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • Paperback ‏ : ‎ 608 pages
  • ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 9780241958681
  • ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-0241958681
  • Reading age ‏ : ‎ Baby and up
  • Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 12.9 x 2.7 x 19.8 cm
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Jared Diamond is the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Guns, Germs, and Steel, which was named one of TIME’s best non-fiction books of all time, the number one international bestseller Collapse and most recently The World Until Yesterday. A professor of geography at UCLA and noted polymath, Diamond’s work has been influential in the fields of anthropology, biology, ornithology, ecology and history, among others.

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