Up Close: Rachel Carson: Rachel Carson (Google eBook)
Rachel Carson combined her love of science and writing in her award-winning and controversial book Silent Spring. Revealing the dangers of pesticide use, it brought readers a new awareness of humankindís contamination of the environment and ultimately led to the creation of the Environmental Protection Agency.
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Review: Up Close: Rachel CarsonUser Review - Robyn - Goodreads
An amazing 'real' woman whom more children and adults should know. Every year children are assigned to read and write a paper on someone in history. For some reason Lincoln is the first to disappear ... Read full review
Review: Up Close: Rachel CarsonUser Review - Bekah - Goodreads
I actually really liked Rachel Carson by the end of this book! My only issue with the book is that I thought the author jumped to conclusions way too much. But, disregarding that I enjoyed the book ... Read full review