Guns, Germs and Steel (1997)

Creators

Jared Diamond (writer).

Subject

Diamond’s attempt to explain the major features of human history—particularly European hegemony—using geographical rather than cultural or racial factors.

Commentary

A strong transdisciplinary effort for a general audience.

non-fiction text

Adaptation:

Guns, Germs, and Steel (2005) IMDb

Categorization

Oddly cautious, with some dramatization, not all of it relevant.

Commentary

A decent substitute if you don’t want the interesting details.

moving picture non-fiction series