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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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Rachel Carson

EPUB 2-3 - 2013
CHBiographies
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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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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: Witness for Nature

Linda Lear - Biography & Autobiography - 2009 - 688 pages
Rachel Carson's Silent Spring, published in 1962, did more than any other single publication to alert the world to the hazards of environmental poisoning and to inspire a ...
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Up Close: Rachel Carson

Ellen S. Levine - Juvenile 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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Who Was Rachel Carson?

Sarah Fabiny - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2014 - 112 pages
Though she grew up in rural Pennsylvania, Rachel Carson dreamed of the sea. In 1936 she began work with the Bureau of Fisheries and soon after published Under the Sea Wind, her ...
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What a Book Can Do: The Publication and Reception of Silent Spring

Priscilla Coit Murphy - Business & Economics - 2007 - 254 pages
In 1962, the publication of Rachel Carson's Silent Spring sparked widespread public debate on the hazards of pesticide abuse for humans and their environment. This work ...
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Listening to Crickets: A Story about Rachel Carson

Candice Ransom - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2011 - 64 pages
Examines the life of the marine biologist and science writer whose book "Silent Spring" changed the way we look at pesticides.
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