Pacific : The Ocean of the Future
Travelling the circumference of the truly gigantic Pacific, Simon Winchester tells the story of the world's largest body of water, and - in matters economic, political and military - the ocean of the future.
Simon Winchester is the bestselling author of 'Atlantic', 'The Man Who Loved China', 'A Crack in the Edge of the World', 'Krakatoa', 'The Map That Changed the World', 'The Surgeon of Crowthorne' ('The Professor and the Madman'), 'The Fracture Zone', 'Outposts' and 'Korea', among many other titles. In 2006 he was awarded the OBE. He lives in western Massachusetts and New York City.