Parasite Rex (Paperback)
Inside the Bizarre World of Nature's Most Dangerous Creatures
Atria Books, 9780743200110, 320pp.
Publication Date: November 9, 2001
Praise For Parasite Rex: Inside the Bizarre World of Nature's Most Dangerous Creatures…
Los Angeles Times
A model of liveliness and clarity...a book capable of changing how we see the world.
The New York Times
With Parasite Rex, Zimmer proves himself as fine a science essayist as we have.
The New Scientist
A nonstop delight...Zimmer is a colorful writer, and takes full advantage of the macabre natural history of parasites.
Zimmer is such an accomplished, vivid writer that he is able to weave these revolting beasts into an engrossing story that you will read to the last page.