The Flight of the Iguana: A Sidelong View of Science and Nature
Publish Date: 1998-02-16
Author: David Quammen
From the award-winning author of The Song of the Dodo comes a collection of essays in which various weird and wonderful aspects of nature are examined. This book contains tales of vegetarian piranha fish, voiceless dogs, and a scientific search for the genes that threaten to destroy the cheetah.