by Timothy C. Winegard

**The instant New York Times bestseller.** *An international bestseller.*

“Hugely impressive, a major work.”—NPR

A pioneering and groundbreaking work of narrative nonfiction that offers a dramatic new perspective on the history of humankind, showing how through millennia, the mosquito has been the single most powerful force in determining humanity’s fate

Why was gin and tonic the cocktail of choice for British colonists in India and Africa? What does Starbucks have to thank for its global domination? What has protected the lives of popes for millennia? Why did Scotland surrender its sovereignty to England? What was George Washington’s secret weapon during the American Revolution?

Interview with the Author

Uncommon Sense
Interview with Timothy C. Winegard, The Mosquito: A Human History of Our Deadliest Predator
10/31/19        38 min




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