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Books Books 31 - 40 of about 42 related to What a Book Can Do: The Publication and Reception of Silent Spring.   

Women and Print Culture (Routledge Revivals): The Construction of Femininity ...

Kathryn Shevelow - Literary Criticism - 2015 - 248 pages
With the growth of popular literary forms, particularly the periodical, during the eighteenth century, women began to assume an unprecedented place in print culture as readers ...
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Elizabeth Gaskell - Literary Collections - 2015
"Cranford" is a short story written by Elizabeth Gaskell in 1851. The protagonist is the young lady Mary Smith who narrates in first person the daily lives of some single and ...
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The Masqueraders, or Fatal Curiosity, and The Surprize, or Constancy Rewarded

Eliza Haywood - Literary Criticism - 2015 - 208 pages
The most important female English novelist of the 1720s, Eliza Haywood is famous for writing scandalous fiction about London society. Fast-moving, controversial, and sometimes ...
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Imagining Women Readers, 1789–1820: Well-regulated Minds

Richard De Ritter - Literary Criticism - 2014 - 232 pages
Imagining Women Readers reassesses the cultural significance of women's reading in the period 1789–1820. From the turbulent years following the French Revolution to the fiction ...
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Odd Women?: Spinsters, Lesbians and Widows in British Women's Fiction, 1850s ...

Emma Liggins - Literary Criticism - 2014 - 256 pages
This genealogy of the 'odd woman' compares representations of spinsters, lesbians and widows in British women's fiction and auto/biography from the 1850s to the 1930s. Women ...
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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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And No Birds Sing: Rhetorical Analyses of Rachel Carson's Silent Spring

Craig Waddell - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2000 - 232 pages
Craig Waddell presents essays investigating Rachel Carson’s influential 1962 book, Silent Spring.In his foreword, Paul Brooks, Carson’s editor at Houghton Mifflin, describes ...
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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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Book Lust: Recommended Reading for Every Mood, Moment, and Reason

Nancy Pearl - Literary Criticism - 2003 - 287 pages
Presents 170 themed reading lists designed for any type of reading, from "chick lit" to books on bicycling, covering a wide variety of tastes and topics.
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