There aren’t very many symbols in The Sixth Extinction. However, Kolbert has an interesting habit of ending each chapter with a symbolically loaded image. At the end of Chapter 12, Kolbert visits the Grotte…(read full symbol analysis)
Detailed Summary & Analysis
Upgrade to LitCharts A+
Instant downloads of all 942 LitChart PDFs (including The Sixth Extinction).
LitCharts Teacher Editions. Teach your students to analyze literature like LitCharts does.
Detailed explanations, analysis, and citation info for every important quote on LitCharts.
The original text plus a side-by-side modern translation of every Shakespeare play.
Copyright © 2019 All Rights Reserved