Famed geologist Walter Alvarez expands our view of human history, revealing the cosmic, geologic and evolutionary forces that have shaped us.
The major new work by the best-selling author of T. Rex and the Crater of Doom--a fascinating history.
Chaos and order clash in this riveting exploration of crime and punishment on the Internet.
"An accessible, passionate indictment of the ignorance, opportunism and social indifference that enriched lawyers and a few plaintiffs, though the available scientific evidence was against them." —New York Times Book Review, Notable Books of 1996
An engrossing history of the voyages of exploration that ignited curiosity about nature and gave birth to modern science.