Jack E. Davis
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Jack E. Davis

Jack E. Davis is the author or editor of several books, including The Gulf: The Making of an American Sea, winner of the 2018 Pulitzer Prize in History and the Kirkus Prize for nonfiction. His previous book, An Everglades Providence: Marjory Stoneman Douglas and the American Environmental Century, a dual biography of the America's premier wetlands and the woman who led a movement to save it, won the gold medal in nonfiction from the Florida Book Awards.

Davis, who writes mainly for an intellectually curious audience, has had fellowships at the MacDowell Colony and Escape to Create. He has been teaching history at the university level for more than two decades and divides his time between homes in Florida and New Hampshire.

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    • The Gulf

    • The Making of an American Sea
    • By: Jack E. Davis
    • Narrated by: Tom Perkins
    • Length: 20 hrs and 45 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Winner of the 2017 Kirkus Prize for Nonfiction - the tragic collision between civilization and nature in the Gulf of Mexico becomes a uniquely American story in this environmental epic....

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    • Not the right narrator for this book

    • By Kevin W. Ford on 08-16-18
    • The Making of an American Sea
    • By: Jack E. Davis
    • Narrated by: Tom Perkins
    • Length: 20 hrs and 45 mins
    • Release date: 04-19-18
    • 4 out of 5 stars 96 ratings

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