Australian paleontologist Tim Flannery examines how Europe’s deep past might inform the future in Europe: A Natural History. Tim takes readers to a prehistory when hippos swam the Thames and giant carnivorous hedgehogs roamed Italy. He conjures a landscape of exceptional diversity, rapid change and high energy that played a vital role in the evolution of our species. Find out what his enthralling ecological history reveals about our past, present and future.

Tim Flannery (Australian)

Tim Flannery

Tim Flannery is a palaeontologist, explorer and conservationist. He is a leading writer on climate change and the 2007 Australian of the Year. His books include the award-winning international bestseller The Weather Makers, The Future Eaters, Here on Earth and Atmosphere of Hope. He is currently chief councillor of the Climate Council. His latest book is Europe: A Natural History.