The Last Lobster

The Wall Street Journal has favorably reviewed the latest book by Chris White ‘74, The Last Lobster: Boom or Bust for Maine's Greatest Fishery? saying that it "offers vivid, well-observed portraits of people directly affected by lobster’s recent boom-and-bust cycles...He untangles the complex economics of the lobster industry with admirable clarity..." WSJ subscribers can read the full review here. Chris recently appeared in a Roughly Speaking podcast, moderated by Baltimore Sun reporter Dan Rodricks. Listen here.

Previous work by Chris includes The Melting World and three books on the Chesapeake Bay, as well as articles about science and natural history for National Geographic and other magazines. Visit his website to order books.