Richard Preston is the author of several books, most recently The Cobra Event. He is a regular contribuot to The New Yorker. He has also won the AAAS-Westinghouse Award and the McDermott Award in the Arts from MIT.
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remarkable piece of work."
"Popular science writing at its best and the year's most infectious page-turner."
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