Simon Winchester talked about his book Atlantic: Great Sea Battles, Heroic Discoveries, Titanic Storms, and a Vast Ocean of a Million Stories. In his history of the Atlantic Ocean the author posits that the Atlantic is “the cradle of modern Western civilization.” He explores humankind’s connection with the ocean, from early exploration to its significance during times of war and the current issues that mark the body of water, which include over-fishing and pollution. close
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Barbara Meade Co-Owner Politics and Prose Bookstore
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