Guns Germs and Steel http://wvxu.org en Dr. Jared Diamond http://wvxu.org/post/dr-jared-diamond <p>He’s a world acclaimed author, speaker, professor of geography, evolutionary biologist and Pulitzer Prize winner. His book, <a href="http://www.amazon.com/Guns-Germs-Steel-Societies-ebook/dp/B000VDUWMC/ref=sr_1_1?tag=wvxuorg-20&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;qid=1370354654&amp;sr=8-1&amp;keywords=guns+germs+and+steel"><strong>Guns, Germs and Steel</strong></a>, is a worldwide bestseller and argues that geographical and environmental factors shaped the modern world. In this episode of <a href="http://wvxu.org/programs/field-notes"><strong>Field Notes</strong></a>, Thane Maynard talks by phone with the fascinating <a href="http://www.jareddiamond.org/Jared_Diamond/Welcome.html"><strong>Dr. Jared Diamond</strong></a>.</p><p> Fri, 07 Jun 2013 05:31:20 +0000 Thane Maynard 13414 at http://wvxu.org Dr. Jared Diamond