Eliot Weinberger - The ghosts of birds
This book offers thirty-five essays by Eliot Weinberger. The first section of the book continues his linked serial-essay "An Elemental Thing", which pulls the reader into "a vortex of the entire universe" (Boston Review). Here, Weinberger investigates such things as accounts of what happened to Adam and Eva after they were expelled from the Garden.
The second section collectsWeinberger's essays on a wide range of "London Review of Books".
"A master of the infinite commentary on the astonishing variety of the world. I envy those who have not yet discovered him" - Enrique Villa-Matas