Books by Thomas G. Aylesworth

CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 1995

"Too dull for a tourist booklet and too poorly organized for an encyclopedia article, this book is neither entertaining nor useful, and its colorful photographs of the tropics are not enough to redeem it. (Nonfiction. 8-10)"
Six chapters about islands that belong to the US, each with sections on geography, history, people, and places to visit. Read full book review >
NATURE
Released: April 1, 1993

"Source notes (mostly newspaper articles); bibliography (also includes books and EPA documents); index. (Nonfiction. 12+)"
In an overview of government action on the environment, Aylesworth presents the trends at such an abstract level that he inadvertently reflects one problem he cites: Americans, aware of environmental problems in general, have difficulty relating them to their own behavior; they depend on experts to monitor and manage environmental threats. Read full book review >