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The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History by Elizabeth Kolbert
Item # 9781250062185
product description Through Earth's history, living beings have faced five mass extinctions. In The Sixth Extinction by Elizabeth Kolbert, she traces the unfolding of the mass extinction event of which we are now a part. Kolbert is a staff writer at The New Yorker and has won numerous awards for this book including a Pulitzer Prize. She combines science and real-world reporting in a frank and thought provoking book that explores the impact humans have had and are having on our planet. Delving into species that have not survived and ones that are disappearing, she directly faces what extinction really means.
- Paperback: 336 pages
- Picador: June 2015
- 5.53in x 8.26in x 0.9in