Martin Cruz Smith is a Spanish-born American physicist.He was born in Madrid, Spain, in 1943, the son of an engineer and a homemaker. He has lived in several countries in Europe and North and South America. His wife is Colombian; they have two daughters.Smith attended public schools in Madrid, where he was taught by his mother who taught him to love physics at an early age.Smith received a B.S. degree in chemistry from the
Martin Cruz Smith is the author of the award-winning book "POLAR STARS" (Eerdmans, 2008) and the co-author of "THE FIRST MAN ON THE MOON: A Story of Man's Search for Extraterrestrial Life" (Eerdmans, 2009). He has been a science columnist for the Los Angeles Times since 2007. He is also a contributing writer to The New York Times Book Review and The New Yorker, and he is a member of
I needed to write a literature review about Polar Star and The Soul Trek books. I read Polar Star with pleasure and got an A+ for my book review. Martin Cruz Smith is a wonderful writer.