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Rachel Carson: A Biography

Arlene Rodda Quaratiello - Biography & Autobiography - 2004 - 138 pages
This work provides an up-to-date biography of Rachel Carson, a writer and scientist who greatly influenced the modern environmental movement.
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America's Uncivil Wars: The Sixties Era from Elvis to the Fall of Richard Nixon

Mark Hamilton Lytle - History - 2005 - 432 pages
Here is a panoramic history of America from 1954 to 1973, ranging from the buoyant teen-age rebellion first captured by rock and roll, to the drawn-out and dispiriting endgame ...
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Up Close: Rachel Carson

Ellen S. Levine - Young Adult Nonfiction - 2008 - 208 pages
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 ...
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On a Farther Shore: The Life and Legacy of Rachel Carson, Author of Silent ...

William Souder - Biography & Autobiography - 2012 - 544 pages
Published on the fiftieth anniversary of her seminal book, Silent Spring, here is an indelible new portrait of Rachel Carson, founder of the environmental movement She loved ...
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Rachel Carson: Author/ecologist

E. A. Tremblay - Biologists - 2003 - 118 pages
A biography of the biologist who helped initiate the environmental movement.
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Rachel Carson: Pioneer of Environmentalism

Scott Gillam - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2010 - 112 pages
Presents the life and accomplishments of the biologist whose work and advocacy, including her book "Silent Spring," pioneered the environmental movement.
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Carson's Silent Spring: A Reader's Guide

Joni Seager - History - 2014 - 176 pages
Silent Spring is a watershed moment in the history of environmentalism. Credited with launching the modern environmental movement, it provoked the ban on DDT in the US ten ...
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Rachel Carson: Witness for Nature

Linda Lear - Biography & Autobiography - 2009 - 634 pages
A portrait of the environmental advocate and author of Silent Spring reveals the origins of Carson's fierce dedication to natural science, tracing her journey from a famous ...
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