The pursuit of happiness, 1680–1790.
A journey through madness, mania and healing.
Ghosts of summers past, present and future.
A search for what remains of the world’s extinct creatures.
…or the Preservation of Favoured Races in the Struggle for Life.
Ten species that changed our world.
Reflections in Natural History.
The peopling of Europe from the first venturers to the Vikings.
Looking at the world through the eyes of a 17th-century polymath.
Deservedly seen as a classic.