Matthiessen writes with passion, poetry and precision. His descriptions
are frequently lyrical -- Financial Times
is a writer of great integrity, who lives the life he writes...' -- Scotland on Sunday
Peter Matthiessen is beyond dispute the best nature writer working today -- Peter Farb
About the Author
Peter Matthiessen is a naturalist, explorer and writer. His works of fiction include At Play in the Fields of the Lord, Far Tortuga and the acclaimed 'Watson Trilogy'. His explorations have resulted in many fine works of non-fiction, among them The Snow Leopard, The Cloud Forest and The Tree where Man was Born.