He’s a world acclaimed author, speaker, professor of geography, evolutionary biologist and Pulitzer Prize winner. His book, Guns, Germs and Steel, is a worldwide bestseller and argues that geographical and environmental factors shaped the modern world. In this episode of Field Notes, Thane Maynard talks by phone with the fascinating Dr. Jared Diamond.
Pulitzer Prize-winning author Richard Fordjoins our Barbara Gray in the studio to discuss his runaway bestseller,Canada, which has just been released in paperback. This book took six years to write, and has garnered a mantle full of “best book of the year” awards.