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The Pulitzer Prize-winning Author of Guns, Germs, and Steel and Collapse is back with Upheaval, the trilogy’s powerful conclusion. Here, Jared Diamond reveals his brilliant theory of how and why some nations recover from crisis and others don’t—and what we as individuals can learn from this.

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