Elizabeth Marshall Thomas: The Harmless People (1989) 5 stars

In the 1950s Elizabeth Marshall Thomas became one of the first Westerners to live with …

Beautiful, haunting, and heartbreaking

5 stars

This is the kind of book that makes me think humans, as a whole, are a failed species. The strongest and most ruthless among us will always dominate and eventually overpower less aggressive groups of people. Now, in the Industrial Age, we are doing the same thing to the global environment. It's our legacy.