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Guns, Germs, and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies 1st Edition

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  • Series: Guns, Germs, and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies
  • Paperback: 480 pages
  • Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company; 1st edition (April 1, 1999)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0393317552
  • ISBN-13: 978-0393317558
  • Product Dimensions: 6.1 x 1.5 x 9.3 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.2 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2,351 customer reviews)
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