Deep Past

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6.3 X 1.0 X 9.2 inches | 1.2 pounds
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About the Author

Eugene Linden is an award-winning journalist and author on science, nature, and the environment. Deep Past draws on his long career in non-fiction as the author of ten books, including his celebrated works on animal intelligence and climate change: Apes, Men, and Language, the New York Times "Notable Book" Silent Partners, and the bestselling The Parrot's Lament. His book, Winds of Change, which explored the connection between climate change and the rise and fall of civilizations, was awarded the Grantham Prize Special Award of Merit. For many years, Linden wrote about nature and global environmental issues for TIME where he garnered several awards including the American Geophysical Union's Walter Sullivan Award. He has also contributed to the New York Times, Foreign Affairs, and National Geographic, among many other publications.


"DEEP PAST is an extraordinary novel on so many levels. It is a gripping thriller in terms of pacing, vivid characters and exotic settings, a book you won't be able to put down." --Douglas Preston, co-creator of the #1 bestselling Pendergast series of novels and author of THE LOST CITY OF THE MONKEY GOD
"A fascinating thriller... Linden does a masterly job of integrating intriguing speculative science into a page-turning plot." --Publisher's Weekly, starred review
"An excellent thriller with real meat on the bones ... makes you think as well as sweat." -- Lee Child, author of the Jack Reacher novels
"Science writer Eugene Linden's fiction debut Deep Past is an intriguing, science-minded thriller...Entertaining, educational, and absolutely original." --FOREWORD REVIEWS
"I'll admit, it was the blurb from Douglas Preston that first caught my eye, but I love the mix of archaeology, adventure, and evolutionary science. This is one of those books I'm really excited for." --Beauty In Ruins blogger review