Steve Olson is the author of Eruption: The Untold Story of Mount St. Helens (winner of a Washington State Book Award), Mapping Human History (a finalist for the National Book Award), and other books. He has written for the Atlantic, Science, Smithsonian, and more. He lives in Seattle, Washington.
Winner — Washington State Book Award, 2017
Books by Steve Olson
Paperback, 2017Survival narrative meets scientific, natural and social history in the riveting story of a volcanic disaster.
Hardback, 2020A thrilling narrative of scientific triumph, decades of secrecy and the unimaginable destruction wrought by the creation of the atomic bomb.