1:00pm

Thu September 8, 2011
NPR Story

Understanding History With Guns, Germs And Steel

Many colleges and universities have adopted a freshman common read program, where first year students read the same book during the summer and then discuss it when they get to campus. Jared Diamond, author of the popular pick Guns, Germs, and Steel: The Fates of Human Society, talks about what his book can offer young readers.

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