Brian Fagan

Brian Fagan is emeritus professor of anthropology at the University of California, Santa Barbara. He is the author of "Elixir," the "Los Angeles Times" bestseller "Cro-Magnon," and the New York Times bestseller "The Great Warming," and many other books, including "Fish on Friday, The Long Summer," and "The Little Ice Age." He has decades of experience at sea and is the author of several titles for sailors, including the widely praised "Cruising Guide to Central and Southern California."