Edward O. Wilson is widely recognized as one of the world's preeminent biologists and naturalists. The author of more than thirty books, including Half-Earth, 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 with his wife, Irene Wilson, 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