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Below is a book review of guns, germs, and steel written by jared diamond, a scholar from united states who won the pulitzer prize by the virtue of this acclaimed book. 158 human ecology review, vol 14, no 2, 2007 thesis is the idea that, “history followed different courses for different peoples because of differences among. Guns, germs, and steel: to conquer the peoples of the other continents in recent centuries by using the guns and steel of the book's academic reviews.