Literary Nonfiction. Memoir. Nature Writing. THE FACE OF THE DEEP is a lyrical and revealing exploration of the Pacific in all its aspects. "THE FACE OF THE DEEP is a marvelous, poetic achievement, the best book on diving that I have ever read, a remarkable meditation on the polysemous richness of the sea, and a fascinating log of a risky voyage of self-discovery"—Steven Greenblatt.
Recipient of Guggenheim, National Endowment, Rockefeller, Fulbright, and Dorothea Lange—Paul Taylor fellowships—Thomas Farber is the author of many works of fiction, creative nonfiction, and the epigrammatic, including BRIEF NUDITY, THE END OF MY WITS, and HERE AND GONE.Author City: BERKELEY, CA USA