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THE EDGE OF THE SEA

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

The Sea Around Us and Under the Sea-Wind introduced Rachel Carson to a reading public eager to welcome a scientist who wrote like a poet. This poetic quality is again dominant in this interpretation of the nature of the shore and the life in which it abounds. All of us brought up near the coast have something of the beach comber in us. Here is a book that will make that beach combing meaningful ... Read full review

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User Review  - Kala - Goodreads

The perfect read for a winter beach vacation or to unplug before bedtime. Rachel wrote this before Silent Spring; this book is a sweet blending of her artistic and scientific regard for the natural ... Read full review

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User Review  - Goodreads

The perfect read for a winter beach vacation or to unplug before bedtime. Rachel wrote this before Silent Spring; this book is a sweet blending of her artistic and scientific regard for the natural ... Read full review

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User Review  - Eva A. - Goodreads

I saw on Google that today is Rachel Carson's birthday. She is a personal hero of mine. Besides being a brilliant scientist at a time when very few women were taken seriously, she was an amazing and lyrical scientific writer. I highly recommend this book and any other by her. Read full review

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User Review  - Shannon - Goodreads

Rachel Carson was undoubtedly a spectacular writer, but this is essentially just a collection of descriptions, and no matter how precisely and beautifully written those descriptions are, I can only ... Read full review

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User Review  - Goodreads

Few books have moved me more than those by Ms. Carson. Read full review

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User Review  - Peter Milligan - Goodreads

Few books have moved me more than those by Ms. Carson. Read full review

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User Review  - Skip Stoddard - Goodreads

Loved it in spots, but it just got too encyclopedic for me. If you want to learn all about the three different types of coastal areas of the eastern US, and about the zillions of creatures, this is the book for you. Read full review

Review: The Edge of the Sea

User Review  - Goodreads

Loved it in spots, but it just got too encyclopedic for me. If you want to learn all about the three different types of coastal areas of the eastern US, and about the zillions of creatures, this is the book for you. Read full review

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User Review  - Andrew - Goodreads

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