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The World Until Yesterday

What Can We Learn from Traditional Societies

By Jared Diamond
13-minute read
The World Until Yesterday: What Can We Learn from Traditional Societies by Jared Diamond

The World Until Yesterday explores the lessons modern humans can learn from the primitive hunter-gatherer societies that roamed the earth before centralized governments emerged.

  • Anyone interested in what life was like tens of thousands of years ago
  • Anyone who wants to know lessons simple hunter-gatherer groups can teach us in modern society

Jared Diamond is a respected American scientist and a Pulitzer prize-winning author of several popular science books such as Guns, Germs and Steel.

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