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The World until yesterday [what can we learn from traditional societies?]

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Unabridged ; CD.

Drawing extensively from his field work in the Pacific Islands and with other people groups, Jared Diamond gives a firsthand picture of the human past as it had been for millions of years, a past that has mostly vanished, and what the differences between that past and our present modern society mean for our lives today.

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Geneva Public Library AUDIO-CD 305.89 DIA (Text)
Second Floor Audiobook CDs
Sodus Community Library AUDBK 305.89 DIA (Text)
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  • ISBN: 9781611761474
  • ISBN: 1611761476
  • Physical Description: 16 sound discs (ca. 18 hrs., 30 mins.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Unabridged ; CD.
  • Publisher: New York : Penguin Audio, c2012.

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Subject: Dani (New Guinean people) > History.
Dani (New Guinean people) > Social life and customs.
Dani (New Guinean people) > Cultural assimilation.
Social evolution > Papua New Guinea.
Social change > Papua New Guinea.
Dani (New Guinean people) > History.
Dani (New Guinean people) > Social life and customs.
Social change > Papua New Guinea.
Papua New Guinea > Social life and customs.
Genre: Audiobooks.

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