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Loren Eiseley examines what we as a species have become in the late twentieth century. His illuminating and accessible discussion is a characteristically skillful and compelling synthesis of hard scientific theory, factual evidence, personal anecdotes, haunting reflection, and poetic prose.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780803267398
ISBN-10: 0803267398
Format: Paperback
(216mm x 140mm x 12mm)
Pages: 183
Imprint: University of Nebraska Press
Publisher: University of Nebraska Press
Publish Date: 1-May-1999
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Loren Eiseley

Loren Eiseley (1907-1977), naturalist, essayist, philosopher, and poet, won the John Burroughs Medal for best publication in the field of nature writing in 1961 for The Firmament of Time. Introducer Gary Holthaus, a freelance poet and writer, is the author of Wide Skies: Finding a Home in the West.