The Gulf (Hardcover)

The Making of an American Sea

By Jack E. Davis

Liveright Publishing Corporation, 9780871408662, 608pp.

Publication Date: March 14, 2017

List Price: 29.95*
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Winner of the 2018 Pulitzer Prize for History
Winner of the 2017 Kirkus Prize for Nonfiction
A National Book Critics Circle Award for Nonfiction Finalist
A New York Times Notable Book of 2017
One of the Washington Post's Best Books of the Year

In this "cri de coeur about the Gulf's environmental ruin" (New York Times), "Davis has written a beautiful homage to a neglected sea" (front page, New York Times Book Review).