Eye of the Albatross: Visions of Hope and Survival

Eye of the Albatross: Visions of Hope and Survival

Carl Safina


"One of the main pleasant normal historical past experiences in decades." ―The Boston Globe

Eye of the Albatross takes us hovering to locales the place whales, sea turtles, penguins, and shearwaters flourish of their personal quotidian rhythms. Carl Safina's consultant and notion is an albatross he calls Amelia, whose existence and far-flung flights he describes in attention-grabbing element. Interwoven with reminiscences of whalers and recognized explorers, Eye of the Albatross probes the unmistakable environmental influence of the encounters among guy and marine lifestyles. Safina's perceptive and authoritative portrait ends up in a reworking trip to the ends of the Earth for the reader, in addition to an eye-opening examine the future health of our oceans.

Show sample text content

Download sample