Brooke Williams

Why Renegade Naturalist Doug Peacock's New Book About the Pleistocene Is a Must Read for Surviving Today

My friends know I follow writers who specialize in western landscapes, and a few months ago one of them asked me what Doug Peacock was up to. I'd heard Peacock was working on a book about a different, earlier time when our species faced a warming climate and what we might learn from that now. But that wasn't what I said. I said, "I think he's writing his memoir of the Pleistocene."

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