Peter Matthiessen was an award winning author, naturalist, nature writer and CIA agent. He was the only writer to win the National Book Award in both the fiction and non-fiction categories.

Bibliography

    Fiction
    • Race Rock (1954)
    • Partisans (1955)
    • Raditzer (1961)
    • At Play in the Fields of the Lord (1965)
    • Far Tortuga (1975)
    • On the River Styx and Other Stories (1989)
    • Killing Mister Watson (1990)
    • Lost Man's River (1997)
    • Bone by Bone (1999)
    • Shadow Country (2008)
    • In Paradise (2014)
    Non-Fiction
    • Wildlife in America (1959)
    • The Cloud Forest: A Chronicle of the South American Wilderness (1961)
    • Under the Mountain Wall: A Chronicle of Two Seasons in the Stone Age (1962)
    • The Shorebirds of North America (1967)
    • Oomingmak (1967)
    • Sal Si Puedes: Cesar Chavez and the New American Revolution (1969)
    • Blue Meridian. The Search for the Great White Shark (1971).
    • The Tree Where Man Was Born (1972)
    • The Snow Leopard (1978)
    • Sand Rivers (1981)
    • In the Spirit of Crazy Horse (1983)
    • Indian Country (1984)
    • Nine-headed Dragon River (1986)
    • Men's Lives: The Surfmen and Baymen of the South Fork (1986)
    • African Silences (1991)
    • Baikal: Sacred Sea of Siberia (1992)
    • East of Lo Monthang: In the Land of the Mustang (1995)
    • The Peter Matthiessen Reader: Nonfiction, 1959?1961 (2000)
    • Tigers in the Snow (2000)
    • The Birds of Heaven: Travels With Cranes (2001)
    • End of the Earth: Voyage to Antarctica (2003)