Reviews

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