Bruce Alpine

Biography

Bruce Alpine was born in Wellington, New Zealand in 1958. He is the only son of a former College Teacher. His Mother is a British immigrant, with three sisters, two older and one younger. He currently lives on the kapiti Coast, New Zealand and works in the Health Support industry. Bruce has two adult children, a Son and a Daughter.

Bruce holds a keen interest in Science, especially around Earth and Life on Earth.

Smashwords Interview

Where did you grow up, and how did this influence your writing?
I grew up in small town New Zealand. I guess thats the best term to describe it. Just north of our capital city, Wellington, on the Kapiti Coast. Paekakariki. A small sea-side town. I can't claim it influenced my writing in any way, but it was a great place to grow up.
When did you first start writing?
This was actually completely by accident, or more a result of circumstance. It all began over a debate about the state of the world and especially climate change, with a client of mine, from my day job. After some discussion, she suggested, I should write a book. Thats how my first publication "A History Of Life On Earth" was first conceived. In doing so, I decided to introduce the many different changes the Earth has experienced over its four and a half billion years and how the changes have effected the forms of life that have previously thrived, then due to the changes, died out. Paving the way for all the many modern life forms occupying the earth today. Including, at the end, pointing out a widely believed scenario that could severely effect life as we know it.
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Books

Time Of Humans - The New Legacy
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Series: History Of Life On Earth - Mini eBook, Book 7. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,440. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Reference
As the planet constantly evolved, so to has life. From the smallest organism, every stage along the way. Through ideal conditions for life, to conditions that have severely compromised and threatened the chances for all life to continue. We have succeeded, where many of our earlier ancestors didn’t, as did every other living thing on Earth today. This is us, this is the modern world.
Age Of Mammals - A More Familiar World
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Series: History Of Life On Earth - Mini eBook, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,820. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Reference
Mammals evolved on earth during the reign of the Dinosaur. Now, with their larger competitors gone after the mass extinction at the end of the cretaceous period, these small nocturnal creatures are free to diversify into the mammals we see today.
Age Of The Dinosaur - The Rise And Demise
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Series: History Of Life On Earth - Mini eBook, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,420. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Reference
After the most rapid and widespread diversification of species the world has ever experienced, during the Cambrian Explosion. Conditions are now ripe for rapid growth, of living creatures. The Dinosaur.
Transition - From The Oceans To Land
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Series: History Of Life On Earth - Mini eBook, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,100. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Reference
The Planet, we call earth looks very different from today. But soon, the landmasses will look very similar. Life is now possible on land. The geological, atmospheric and environmental conditions are about to trigger the most rapid and widespread diversification of life in Earth’s history.
Changes - Early Life And a Changing World
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Series: History Of Life On Earth - Mini eBook, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,080. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution
As oxygen levels were rising, many changes were occurring among early life on Earth. Land formations were changing, creating new habitats for life to establish. It certainly seems life was beginning to flourish as the world changed. Or was it?
Beginnings - The Earth And Life
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Series: History Of Life On Earth - Mini eBook, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,110. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Reference
We all know that life on Earth is possible! We are here and so is every other form of life that we know. Three-point five billion years ago, Earth’s atmosphere and environment was very different from today.
Origins - The Universe, Everything And Evolution
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Series: History Of Life On Earth - Mini eBook, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,980. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Reference
The biggest question ever asked was: Where did everything come from? That question has been answered. Origins - The Universe, Everything And Evolution presents the scientific evidence and explains the origins of that evidence.
Titanic: The Legend, Myths And Folklore
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 54,340. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » World
As the pride of White Star Line - RMS Titanic sank beneath the surface of the freezing North-Atlantic Ocean, the story of Titanic was born. That story has become full of stories within itself.
Before The Big Bang
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,310. Language: British English. Published: December 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics
The biggest question ever asked by science is: Where did everything come from? Science has answered this big question for nearly one hundred years. Everything was created after the big bang. If the Big Bang created the Universe and everything. What was it that created the Big Bang originally? What is it that went, Bang?
Distinctly Human, An Evolutionary Journey
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,170. Language: British English. Published: November 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Natural history
Distinctly Human, An Evolutionary Journey is the journey from our pre-primate ancestry, through to pre-human ancestry along with other lineages that have come before us. Lineages that have thrived, then died out due to climatic and environmental changes that helped shape the Human of today.
A History Of Life On Earth
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 31,200. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Natural history
A History Of Life On Earth, is a guided tour from the beginning of time until modern times. Taking the reader from the origins of everything, without which life on Earth would not be possible. To the origins of life, through the different Eons and Geological Periods, explaining the diversifications and adaptations of all life. A History Of Life On Earth presents the scientific evidence and explain

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