Edward O. Wilson is widely recognized as one of the world's preeminent biologists and naturalists. The author of more than twenty books, including The Creation, The Social Conquest of Earth, The Meaning of Human Existence, and Letters to a Young Scientist, Wilson is a professor emeritus at Harvard University. The winner of two Pulitzer Prizes, he lives in Lexington, Massachusetts.
"Written in Wilson's usual engaging and highly readable style..." -- Times Higher Education "His [Edward O. Wilson's] prose is always so lucid and eloquent." -- The Bookseller