The Rise And Fall Of The Third Chimpanzee

The Rise And Fall Of The Third Chimpanzee: how our animal heritage affects the way we live

Non-Fiction, Languages & Reference, Dictionaries & Reference, Popular Science
Paperback Published on: 28/05/1992
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Synopsis

From the Pulitzer Prize winning author of Guns, Germs and SteelMore than 98 % of human genes are shared with two species of chimpanzee. The 'third' chimpanzee is man. Jared Diamond surveys our life-cycle, culture, sexuality and destructive urges both towards ourselves and the planet to explore the ways in which we are uniquely human yet still influenced by our animal origins.

  • Publisher: Vintage Publishing
  • ISBN: 9780099913801
  • Number of pages: 368
  • Weight: 255g
  • Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 22 mm

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