Galapagos: World's End by William Beebe
More than 100 splendid illustrations enhance this fascinating firsthand account of a 1923 expedition to survey the wildlife of the Galápagos Islands. Beebe, a renowned biologist and explorer, combines literary skill with careful research to produce an exceptionally readable book. "High romance, exact science, fascinating history, wild adventure." — Nation.
The 266th greatest nonfiction book of all time
This book is on the following lists:
- - Recommended Books (Academy of Achievement)