Ranging from Yellowstone in Wyoming to Mount Pelee in the Caribbean, from Bogoslof and Pavlov in Alaska, to Sakurajima in Japan, and, finally, to the massive volcanoes of Kilauea and Mauna Loa in Hawaii—The Last Volcano reveals the incredible journey of a man on a mission to understand the awesome power of volcanic eruptions.
A New York Times Bestseller: “Astonishing . . . has the makings of a classic—and one fantastic read.”—People
The hidden world that continues to influence and transform life on this planet.
Completely Revised and Updated with a New Introduction
Fresh material brings this "delightful to read, fascinating" (The New York Times) classic to new readers.
“Goodbye, beliefs in sex differences disguised as evolutionary facts. Welcome the dragon slayer: Cordelia Fine wittily but meticulously lays bare the irrational arguments that we use to justify gender politics.”—Uta Frith, emeritus professor of cognitive development, University College London