"Reverently, [Flannery] tells the story of each animalthe great auk, the passenger pigeon, the red gazelle, the dodoand, with Schouten's vividly expressive paintings, the effect is enduring." Boston Herald
A Gap in Nature
Discovering the World's Extinct Animals
Atlantic Monthly Press
978-0-87113-797-5 • $34.95 • Cloth • Oct. 2001
A fantastic visual voyage showcasing the animals we have lost from the planet over the last five hundred years, written by the acclaimed author of Throwim Way Leg and The Eternal Frontier, and illustrated by the internationally renowned wildlife artist Peter Schouten.