Title Profile & Character Information

Guns, Germs, and Steel

Annotation
"Fascinating.... Lays a foundation for understanding human history."--Bill Gates

Awards
1997  New York Times Notable Books of the Year
1998  Pulitzer Prize
1998  California Book Awards
1997  Phi Beta Kappa Award in Science
1998  Royal Society Prizes for Science Books (formerly Aventis Prizes for Science Books)

GenreNonFiction
History
TopicsAnthropology
Biology
Ecology
Technology
Archeology
Linguistics
Civilizations
Small pox
Diseases
Natives
SettingInternational