Books 2018

A list of the books read by me in 2018.

Ravilious & Co.
by Andy Friend
The Pattern of Friendship.

The Flamingo’s Smile
by Stephen Jay Gould
Reflections in natural history.

Charles Darwin: The Power of Place
by Janet Browne
Part 2 of an entertaining two-part biography of Charles Darwin.

Signalling from Mars
by Hugh Brogan (ed.)
The letters of Arthur Ransome

Dream Island
by R.M. Lockley
Not particularly interesting narratives of sailing back and forth between islands and the mainland

The Ascent of John Tyndall
by Roland Jackson
Victorian scientist, mountaineer, and public intellectual.