Jared Diamond

Diamond in 2013 Jared Mason Diamond (born September 10, 1937) is an American geographer, historian, ornithologist, and author best known for his popular science books ''The Third Chimpanzee'' (1991); ''Guns, Germs, and Steel'' (1997, awarded a Pulitzer Prize); ''Collapse'' (2005), ''The World Until Yesterday'' (2012), and ''Upheaval'' (2019). Originally trained in biochemistry and physiology, Diamond is known for drawing from a variety of fields, including anthropology, ecology, geography, and evolutionary biology. He is a professor of geography at UCLA.

In 2005, Diamond was ranked ninth on a poll by ''Prospect'' and ''Foreign Policy'' of the world's top 100 public intellectuals. Provided by Wikipedia
by Diamond, Jared
Published 2005
by Diamond, Jared M.
Published 1999