Atlantic Cd: Great Sea Battles, Heroic Discoveries, Titanic Storms,and a Vast Ocean of a Million Stories by Simon WinchesterAtlantic Cd: Great Sea Battles, Heroic Discoveries, Titanic Storms,and a Vast Ocean of a Million Stories by Simon Winchester

Atlantic Cd: Great Sea Battles, Heroic Discoveries, Titanic Storms,and a Vast Ocean of a Million…

bySimon Winchester

Audio Book (CD) | November 2, 2010

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"Variably genial, cautionary, lyrical, admonitory, terrifying, horrifying and inspiring…A lifetime of thought, travel, reading, imagination and memory inform this affecting account." —Kirkus Reviews (starred review)

Blending history and anecdote, geography and reminiscence, science and exposition, New York Times bestselling author Simon Winchester tells the breathtaking saga of the Atlantic Ocean. A gifted storyteller and consummate historian, Winchester sets the great blue sea's epic narrative against the backdrop of mankind's intellectual evolution, telling not only the story of an ocean, but the story of civilization. Fans of Winchester's Krakatoa, The Man Who Loved China, and The Professor and the Madman will love this masterful, penetrating, and resonant tale of humanity finding its way across the ocean of history.

Simon Winchester is the acclaimed author of many books, including The Professor and the Madman, The Man Who Loved China, A Crack in the Edge of the World, and Krakatoa. Those books were New York Times bestsellers and appeared on numerous best and notable lists. In 2006, Mr. Winchester was made an officer of the Order of the British Emp...
Title:Atlantic Cd: Great Sea Battles, Heroic Discoveries, Titanic Storms,and a Vast Ocean of a Million…Format:Audio Book (CD)Dimensions:1 × 1 × 1 inPublished:November 2, 2010Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0061866121

ISBN - 13:9780061866128

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