Mexico's Sea of Cortes Reading List
These resources are suggested to enhance your understanding and enjoyment of the history, unique culture, wilderness, and wildlife of Mexico.
The Log from the Sea of Cortez - John Steinbeck
In 1940, Steinbeck and his friend, biologist Ed Rickets set out aboard The Western Flyer for a 6-week exploration collecting plant and animal specimens along the Sea of Cortés. This is their colorful day-by-day account.
Telling Our Way to the Sea - A Voyage of Discovery in the Sea of Cortez - Aaron Hirsh
A rich storytelling of Hirsh's time leading students on studies in remote fishing villages offers an eye-opening look into the natural history, effects of environmental change, and the human footprint.