New PDF release: Atlantic (Enhanced Edition): Great Sea Battles, Heroic

By Simon Winchester

ISBN-10: 0061702587

ISBN-13: 9780061702587

ISBN-10: 0061702625

ISBN-13: 9780061702624

ISBN-10: 0307876527

ISBN-13: 9780307876522

"Variably genial, cautionary, lyrical, admonitory, terrifying, scary and inspiring…A life of concept, trip, analyzing, mind's eye and reminiscence tell this affecting account." —Kirkus Reviews (starred review)

Blending historical past and anecdote, geography and memory, technology and exposition, New York Times bestselling writer Simon Winchester tells the breathtaking saga of the Atlantic Ocean. A proficient storyteller and consummate historian, Winchester units the nice blue sea's epic narrative opposed to the backdrop of mankind's highbrow evolution, telling not just the tale of an ocean, however the tale of civilization. enthusiasts of Winchester's Krakatoa, the fellow Who enjoyed China, and The Professor and the Madman will love this masterful, penetrating, and resonant story of humanity discovering its manner around the ocean of history.

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