Lost Woods: The Discovered Writing of Rachel Carson

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Beacon Press, 1999 - Nature - 267 pages
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Edited and with an Introduction by Linda Lear

This trove of previously uncollected writings by the author of Silent Spring is a priceless addition to our knowledge of the great environmentalist and her life.

"[Carson's] writing still sparkles. . . . This book should be required reading." -Bill Sharp, The New York Times Book Review
  

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Get acquainted or re-acquainted with Rachel Carson. Her prose is beautiful and her plea to take care of our planet, well, more relevant than ever! Read full review

Review: Lost Woods: The Discovered Writing of Rachel Carson

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Only got halfway through before it was due back at the library -- need to check it back out and finish it. Read full review

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Contents

Part One I
1
Undersea
3
My Favorite Recreation r
12
Fight for Wildlife Pushes Ahead Chesapeake Eels Seek the Sargasso Sea
14
Ace of Natures Aviators
24
Road of the Hawks
30
An Island I Remember 3 3
37
A National Wildlife Refuge
41
The Edge of the Sea 13 3
133
TheRealWorld Around Us
147
Biological Sciences
164
Two letters to Dorothy and Stanley Freeman
168
The Lost Woods A Letter to Curtis and Nellie Lee Bok
172
Clouds
175
Part Four
187
Vanishing Americans
189

Part Two
51
Memo to Mrs Bales on Under the Sea Wind 5 3
63
New York HeraldTribune Book and Author Luncheon Speech76
76
Jacket Notes for the RCA Victor Recording of Claude Debussys La MerNational Symphony Orchestra Speech
83
Remarks at the Acceptance of the National Book Award for Nonfiction
90
Design for Nature Writing 9 3
95
Mr Days Dismissal
98
Preface to the Second Edition of TheSea Around Us
101
Part Three 11 1
111
Our EverChanging Shore 11
113
Four Fragments from Carsons Field Notebooks r 25
125
To Understand Biology Preface to Animal Machines
192
A Fable forTomorrow
197
Womens National Press Club Speech
201
A New Chapter to Silent Spring211
211
Letter to Dr George Crile Jr
223
The Pollution of Our Environment
227
Letter to Dorothy Freeman
246
Credits
248
Acknowledgments
251
Index
254
Copyright

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LEAR-CARSON COLLECTION
In 1999, Lear also deposited the manuscripts used for her anthology of Carson's writings , Lost Woods: The Discovered Writing of Rachel Carson (Beacon, ...
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Rachel Carson Biography
Lear, Linda. Rachel Carson: Witness for Nature. New York: H. Holt, 1997. Lear, Linda, ed. Lost Woods: The Discovered Writing of Rachel Carson. ...
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Rachel Carson: Selected Reading List. Science Reference Guide ...
Lost woods: the discovered writing of Rachel Carson. Boston, Beacon Press, c1998. 267 p. QH81.C3546 1998. Carson, Rachel, and Charles Pratt. ...
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Rachel Carson and the Awakening of Environmental Consciousness ...
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Rachel Carson - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
... in 1998 a volume of Carson's previously unpublished work was published as Lost Woods: The Discovered Writing of Rachel Carson, edited by Linda Lear. ...
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About the author (1999)

Linda Lear is author ofRachel Carson: Witness for Nature.She lives in Bethesda, Maryland.

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