Atlantic: A Vast Ocean of a Million Stories
In a narrative tour de force, Simon Winchester dramatises the life story of the Atlantic Ocean, from its birth in the farther recesses of geological time to its eventual extinction millions of years in the future.
What people are saying - Write a review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - madepercy - LibraryThing
A heavy commercial formula with tenuously enervating connections to the Atlantic on every page, it took a very long time to get into, picked up a bit in the final quarter, then dragged on laboriously ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - MiaCulpa - LibraryThing
Simon Winchester took on a mighty task attempting to write the biography of an ocean and does well, all things considering. Winchester starts from the start, detailing the continental drift over ... Read full review