Donald Culross Peattie
Biography of Donald Culross Peattie
Donald Culross Peattie (June 21, 1898 – November 16, 1964) was an American botanist, naturalist and author. He was described by Joseph Wood Krutch as "perhaps the most widely read of all contemporary American nature writers" during his heyday. His brother, Roderick Peattie (1891-1955), was a geographer and a noted author in his own right.