The Coral Thief

The Coral Thief

By Rebecca Stott

Thorndike Press, Hardcover, Large Print, 9781410422071, 461pp.

Publication Date: December 1, 2009

Description
In her debut, "Ghostwalk," Stott unfolded an extraordinary and true mystery, involving Isaac Newton and set in 17th-century Cambridge. "The Coral Thief" offers another intriguing mystery, centering on pre-Darwinian theories of evolution, and set in 1815 France.


About the Author
Rebecca Stott est ecrivain et presentatrice radio. Membre du departement d histoire des sciences de Cambridge, elle enseigne la litterature anglaise et l ecriture a l Universite d East Anglia. Elle est notamment l auteur d un essai sur Darwin. Son precedent roman, Le Manuscrit de Cambridge (Lattes, 2010) a ete salue par la critique internationale.