Buy Textbooks  |  Rent Textbooks  |  Sell Textbooks  |  eTextbooks
Help  |  Questions? 1-877-292-6442
Hello, Sign In
Your Account
0

Third Chimpanzee - 92 edition

Third Chimpanzee (ISBN10: 0060984031; ISBN13: 9780060984038)
ISBN13: 978-0060984038
ISBN10: 0060984031

This edition has also been released as:
ISBN13: 978-0060183073
ISBN10: 0060183071

Summary: A provocative look at mankind's evolution from the ape into the complex creature we call human. By standards of other animals, our powerful civilization appears unique. So do many of our behaviors, including our sexual habits and the ways we select mates. Yet in many respects we are merely another species of ape--our genes are more than 98% identical to those of chimpanzees. The author "argues that the human being is just a third species of chimpanzee but ne ...show morevertheless a unique animal essentially due to its capacity for innovation, which caused a great leap forward in hominoid evolution.After stressing the significance of spoken language, along with art and technology, Diamond focuses on the . . . propensities of our species to kill each other (genocide and drug abuse) and to destroy the environment (mass extinctions).He also discusses human sexuality, geographic variability, and ramifications of agriculture (metallurgy, cultivated plants, and domesticated animals)."(Libr J) "Written with wit and a pleasure to read. The book's provocative style forces one to reflect thoroughly on the puzzle of human evolution, and where we came from and where we are going."--New York Times Book Review ...show less

Edition/Copyright: 92
Cover: Paperback
Publisher: Perennial Library
Published: 12/28/1992
International: No

View Author Bio



List Price: $15.00
Used $3.75
Used
Save $11.25 (75%)
  • FREE shipping over $25
  • In stock
  • 30-day returns
Condition:
Order this book in the next 20 hours and 20 minutes and it ships by Noon CT tomorrow!
New  Currently Sold Out
Marketplace sellers starting at $1.99

145 more offers below.

The Marketplace on Textbooks.com
Additional Sellers for Third Chimpanzee
Just for you, we curate a growing list of independent booksellers, giving you even MORE choices when shopping for your textbooks.
Keep in mind: Marketplace orders do NOT qualify for free shipping. More about the MarketplaceMore about the Marketplace

Filter by:   All (145)  |  New (5)  |  Like New (3)  |  Very Good (28)  |  Good (86)  |  Acceptable (23)

Price
 
Condition
Seller
Comments
$3.75
+$3.99 s/h

Very Good
Textbooks.com
Columbia, MO
Ships Ground DIRECTLY from Textbooks.com for $3.99. FREE Ground Shipping over $25! Very good condition (Certified Used). Trackable expedited shipping options available.
$1.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
BookBuyers Online1 CA
San Jose, CA
Seller Rating: 4.64
1992 Paperback Good
$1.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
Never Too Many Books
Danvers, MA
Seller Rating: 4.66
0060984031 Writing on front end page. Cover with edge/ shelf/ reading wear. No spine creases. Pages unmarked. Binding slightly bowed **Tracking on all US orders**Most orders shipped within 24 hours.* ...show more** ...show less
$1.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
Open Books Ltd
Chicago, IL
Seller Rating: 4.63
1992 Paperback Good Open Books is a Non-profit literacy organization and proceeds from the sale benefit literacy programs.
$1.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
RRBooks
San Jose, CA
Seller Rating: 4.68
Covers show general wear. Pages aged toned with tight binding.
$1.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
HawkingBooks
Lake Arrowhead, CA
Seller Rating: 4.51
0060984031 Good Condition. Has wear. Five star seller - Ships Quickly - Buy with confidence!
$1.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
One Planet Books
Columbia, MO
Seller Rating: 4.55
Ships same day or next business day! UPS expedited shipping available (Priority Mail for AK/HI/APO/PO Boxes). Used sticker & some writing and/or highlighting. Used books may not include working access ...show more code or dust jacket ...show less
$1.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Acceptable
Sierra Nevada Books
Reno, NV
Seller Rating: 4.56
Biggest little used bookstore in the world.
$1.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Acceptable
Sierra Nevada Books
Reno, NV
Seller Rating: 4.56
Biggest little used bookstore in the world.
$1.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Acceptable
SuperFlyBooks AZ
Toledo, OH
Seller Rating: 4.23
1992 Trade paperback Fair. Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 416 p.
$1.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Acceptable
SuperFlyBooks AZ
Toledo, OH
Seller Rating: 4.23
1992 Trade paperback Fair. Save a book! Readable condition, lots of creases and wear. Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 416 p.
Page:   1     2     3     4     5     6     7     8     9     10     |   Next >
Close
Close
Close