Henry Salt Archive

Henry Salt (1853-1939) was the author of the Life of Henry David Thoreau, Animals Rights and A Plea for Vegetarianism which inspired Gandhi for follow a vegetarian diet.

Ark Baby

by Liz Jensen (Author)

Ark Baby by Liz Jensen
Title:Ark Baby
Published:1998
Publisher:Bloomsbury
Format:Paperback
Edition:First Edition
Pages:343
ISBN:0747539766

Information

Interweaving Darwin and magic realism, this is the story of veterinarian Bobby Sullivan who, five years after a mysterious millennial downpour sent "Homo Britannicus" hurtling towards extinction, flees London for the northern town of Thunder Spit. The novel very briefly features Henry Salt as one of the characters!