Introductory Bibliography

Extinction: An Introductory Bibliography
(Last Updated: August 1, 2018)

Boulter, Michael Charles, Extinction: Evolution and the End of Man (London: Fourth Estate, 2002)

Brannen, Peter, The Ends of the World: Volcanic Apocalypses, Lethal Oceans, and Our Quest to Understand Earth’s Past Mass Extinctions, First edition. (New York, NY: Ecco, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, 2017)

Carrington, Damian, ‘The Anthropocene Epoch: Scientists Declare Dawn of Human-Influenced Age’, The Guardian, 29 August 2016, section Science <; [accessed 18 October 2017]

Dell’Amore, Christine, ‘Species Extinction Happening 1,000 Times Faster Because of Humans?’, National Geographic News, 2014 <;.

Ehrlich, Paul R., Extinction: The Causes and Consequences of the Disappearance of Species, 1st ed. (New York: Random House, 1981)

Grusin, Richard, ed., After Extinction (Minneapolis: Univ Of Minnesota Press, 2018)

‘Home’, Revive & Restore, 2017 <; [accessed 13 September 2017]

Jacobsen, Rowan, ‘Obituary: Great Barrier Reef (25 Million BC-2016)’, Outside Online, 2016 <;

Kolbert, Elizabeth, The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History, First edition. (New York: Henry Holt and Company, 2014)

Rees, Martin, ‘The Anthropocene Epoch Could Inaugurate Even More Marvellous Eras of Evolution | Martin Rees’, The Guardian, 29 August 2016, section Environment <;.

Rich, Nathaniel, ‘Our Coming Climate Issue: Losing Earth’, The New York Times, 1 August 2018, section Magazine <;


Scranton, Roy, Learning to Die in the Anthropocene: Reflections on the End of a Civilization (San Franciso, CA: City Lights Books, 2015)

Scranton, Roy, We’re Doomed. Now What?: Essays on War and Climate Change (New York: Soho Press, 2018)

Seavoy, Ronald E., Extinction: The Future of Humanity : A Short Study of Evolution from the Origin of Life to the Present (Surrey, B.C.: Hancock House Publishers, 2010)

‘The Extinction Crisis’ <; [accessed 13 September 2017]

Wallace-Wells, David, ‘When Will the Planet Be Too Hot for Humans? Much, Much Sooner Than You Imagine.’, Daily Intelligencer, 2017 <;.

Last Updated: August 1, 2018