Silent Spring

Author: Rachel Carson
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780618249060
Size: 15.24 MB
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Discusses the reckless annihilation of fish and birds by the use of pesticides and warns of the possible genetic effects on humans.

Rachel Carson

Author: Linda Lear
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780547707556
Size: 38.39 MB
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This definitive, sweeping biography shows the origins of Carson's fierce dedication to natural science--and tells the dramatic story of how Carson, already a famous nature writer, became a brillant if reluctant reformer.

The Sea Around Us

Author: Rachel Carson
Publisher: Open Road Media
ISBN: 1453214763
Size: 10.82 MB
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This ebook features an illustrated biography of Rachel Carson including rare photos and never-before-seen documents from the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library at Yale University.

Rachel Carson

Author: Arlene Rodda Quaratiello
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780313323881
Size: 61.27 MB
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This work provides an up-to-date biography of Rachel Carson, a writer and scientist who greatly influenced the modern environmental movement.

Lost Woods

Author: Rachel Carson
Publisher: Beacon Press
ISBN: 0807095443
Size: 29.29 MB
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When Rachel Carson died of cancer in 1964, her four books, including the environmental classic Silent Spring, had made her one of the most famous people in America.

Rachel Carson

Author: Kathleen V. Kudlinski
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101174277
Size: 50.77 MB
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More than a history lesson, these books offer carefully documented life stories that will inform, inspire, and engage.

Rachel Carson

Author: Charles Piddock
Publisher: Gareth Stevens
ISBN: 9781433900587
Size: 29.32 MB
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Presents the life and works of the influential author of "Silent Spring" and discusses her development as a scientist and her role in the environmental movement.

Rachel Carson And Her Book That Changed The World

Author: Laurie Lawlor
Publisher: Holiday House
ISBN: 9780823431939
Size: 27.46 MB
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Retells the story of Rachel Carson, a pioneering environmentalist who wrote and published "Silent Spring," the revolutionary book pointing out the dangerous effects of chemicals on the living world.

Rachel Carson

Author: Mary A. McCay
Publisher: Twayne Pub
ISBN:
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But the book was not just a single act of courage; it was the product of all the work she had done previously both as a scientist and as a writer.