Front cover image for The log from the Sea of Cortez : the narrative portion of the book, Sea of Cortez (1941), by John Steinbeck and E.F. Ricketts

The log from the Sea of Cortez : the narrative portion of the book, Sea of Cortez (1941), by John Steinbeck and E.F. Ricketts

John Steinbeck (Author), Edward Flanders Ricketts (Author), Richard Astro (Writer of introduction)
This exciting day-by-day account of Steinbeck's trip to the Gulf of California with biologist Ed Ricketts, drawn from the longer Sea of Cortez, is a wonderful combination of science, philosophy, and high-spirited adventure. Annotation. In 1940, Steinbeck and his friend, biologist Ed Ricketts, ventured into the Gulf of California to search for marine invertebrates along the beaches. This exciting, day-by-day account of their trip, drawn from the longer work, Sea of Cortez, is a wonderful combination of science, philosophy, and high-speed adventure that provides a fascinating portrait of Steinbeck and Ricketts
Print Book, English, 1995
Penguin Books, New York, 1995