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Diamond’s Haves The Bone 2001: A Space Odyssey Stanley Kubrick Arthur C. Clarke The monolith moonwatcher frst to touch monolith picks up zebra bone uses bone as tool and weapon against own species homosapiens people use tools to survive better people have used tools For 2 million years people have used fre For 1 million years Yali’s Question Jared Diamond 11,000 BC - peple changed From hunter gatherers Guns, Germs, and Steel idoosycrysy (p. 35) calibrated carbon-dating (uncalibrated?) Diamond’s BC dates are 2,000 years earlier shows why some societies move through development phases quickly New Guinea - why so much cargo to New Guinea? Cargo explains diFFerences in societies - broad human development historians have dodged answer to yali’s question with capitalism “peel back layers oF onion” book begins when people herd livestock Rancher Power Farmer power animal domestication began beFore plant domestication
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