Biography

Diane Ackerman

Diane Ackerman has been the finalist for the Pulitzer Prize for Nonfiction in addition to many other awards and recognitions for her work, which include the bestselling THE ZOOKEEPER'S WIFE and A NATURAL HISTORY OF THE SENSES. She lives with her husband Paul West in Ithaca, New York.

Diane Ackerman

Books by Diane Ackerman

by Diane Ackerman - Nature, Nonfiction, Social Sciences

In THE HUMAN AGE, Diane Ackerman confronts the unprecedented reality that one prodigiously intelligent and meddlesome creature, Homo sapiens, is now the dominant force shaping the future of planet Earth. She takes us on an exhilarating journey through our new reality, introducing us to many of the people and ideas now creating --- perhaps saving --- our future and that of our fellow creatures.