Monster of God: The Man-Eating Predator in the Jungles of History and the Mind
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BeschreibungQuammen explores the natures of man-eating predators and the variety of human attitudes toward them through sources as diverse as prehistoric cave paintings, "Beowulf," and the "Alien" movies.
PortraitDavid Quammen is the author of The Song of the Dodo, among other books. He has been honored by the American Academy of Arts and Letters and is the recipient of a John Burroughs Medal and the National Magazine Award. He lives in Bozeman, Montana.
PressestimmenErudite, witty, and utterly fascinating...sets a new standard in nature writing. --T. Coraghessan Boyle
Untertitel: Revised. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: W W NORTON & CO INC
Erscheinungsdatum: September 2004
Seitenanzahl: 528 Seiten