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Revolutions In The Earth: James Hutton And The True Age Of The World
This is a biography of the controversial founder of modern geology. It is the little-known story of James Hutton, a man who fought hard against orthodox beliefs to prove the antiquity of the earth and of the dedicated loyalty of an enlightened circle of friends.
Published August 1st 2004 by Phoenix House
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Stephen Baxter is a trained engineer with degrees from Cambridge (mathematics) and Southampton Universities (doctorate in aeroengineering research). Baxter is the winner of the British Science Fiction Award and the Locus Award, as well as being a nominee for an Arthur C. Clarke Award, most recently for Manifold: Time. His novel Voyage won the Sidewise Award for Best Alternate History Novel of the ...moreMore about Stephen Baxter...