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Richard Hamblyn

Richard Hamblyn

Richard Hamblyn is an environmental writer and historian, with a particular interest in the cultural cross-currents that flow between the sciences and the humanities. He was educated at the Universities of Essex and Cambridge. His other books include Terra: Tales of the Earth, a collection of stories about natural disasters; and The Cloud Book and Extraordinary Clouds, both published in association with the (UK) Met Office. He is currently a lecturer in creative writing at Birkbeck, University of London, and working on a new book about landscapes.