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Silent Spring

Rachel Carson - Nature - 2002 - 400 pages
Rachel Carsonís Silent Spring was first published in three serialized excerpts in the New Yorker in June of 1962. The book appeared in September of that year and the outcry ...
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The Gentle Subversive: Rachel Carson, Silent Spring, and the Rise of the ...

Mark Hamilton Lytle - Science - 2007 - 288 pages
Rachel Carson's Silent Spring antagonized some of the most powerful interests in the nation--including the farm block and the agricultural chemical industry--and helped launch ...
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DDT, Silent Spring, and the Rise of Environmentalism: Classic Texts

Thomas R. Dunlap - Health & Fitness - 2008 - 150 pages
No single event played a greater role in the birth of modern environmentalism than the publication of Rachel Carson's Silent Spring and its assault on insecticides. This ...
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Organic Agriculture: Protecting Our Food Supply or Chasing Imaginary Risks?

Jack L. Roberts - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2011 - 128 pages
This book examines the history of the organic movement. it provides a variety of studies, reporting, and opinions from scientists, farmers, activists, agribusiness leaders ...
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Rachel Carson: Challenging Authors

Karen F. Stein - BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY - 2013 - 212 pages
Karen F. Stein University of Rhode Island, Kingston, USA Rachel Carson is the twentieth century's most significant environmentalist. Her books about the sea blend science and ...
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Rachel Carson

Mary A. McCay - Science - 1993 - 122 pages
One of the preeminent naturalist writers of the twentieth century, Rachel Carson was widely praised for her coupling of scientific acumen with a lyrical prose style. Her ...
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