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Western Lit: Christopher Norment Writes a Compelling Love Letter to Desert Aquatic Species in Jeopardy

Relicts of a Beautiful Sea is a wide-ranging, obsessively detailed and oddly inspiring book—an intriguing tapestry of scientific exploration and natural history that also takes turns as a eulogy, a love letter, a poem and ultimately a plea. In Relicts, Christopher Norment—a professor of environmental science and biology—sets out to consider the nonmonetary value of […]