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Guns Germs and Steel written by Jared Diamond asks and attempts to answer the question why did different populations on different locations have such different histories While he attempts to answer this question he does not attribute it on racial differences or superior intelligence because it is very repugnant Instead he explains that history unfolds in a particular way because of environmental differencesDiamond had moved to New Guinea where he was working One of his friends Yali asked Why is it that you white people developed so much cargo and brought it to New Guinea but we black people had little cargo of our own Diamond attempts to answer this question and while he does this he refuses to use any Eurocentric thinking because he wishes to not justify the development of the world but to use understanding to figure out the cause of the development Stone Age people are more intelligent than industrialized people New Guineans are more intelligent and more interested in the things and people around them By examining the current social civilization it can result in knowing the development of many different societiesThe triumph over the Incan Emperor Atahualpa occurred at Cajamarca Peru in 1532 Atahualpa came to Cajamarca because he had just won battles in a civil war that left Incans vulnerable Atahualpa was defeated by Francisco Pizarro and a few hundred Spaniards The extent to which the Spaniards were outnumbered was ridiculous The Spaniards fought against an Incan army that was 500 times the size of them Even though they were greatly outnumbered the Spaniards won without losing a single soldier The reason for this great defeat was because Spaniards had the upper hand in terms of military power Spaniards had steel swords steel armor guns and horses The Incans however had no animals axes slingshots and quilted armor Spaniards main advantage was their steel swords that could stab through the Incans lightly quilted armor Another great advantage was
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