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The Gentle Subversive: Rachel Carson, Silent Spring, and the Rise of the ...

Mark Hamilton Lytle - Biography & Autobiography - 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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Rachel Carson: Challenging Authors

Karen F. Stein - Education - 2013 - 194 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: Pioneer of Environmentalism

Scott Gillam - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2010 - 112 pages
This title examines the remarkable life of Rachel Carson. Readers will learn about CarsonÍs family background, childhood, education, and groundbreaking work as an ...
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DDT, Silent Spring, and the Rise of Environmentalism: Classic Texts

Thomas Dunlap - Science - 2015 - 160 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. The ...
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DDT: Scientists, Citizens, and Public Policy

Thomas Dunlap - Science - 2014 - 328 pages
From the time the public learned of DDT's dramatic containment of a typhus epidemic in Naples during World War II to the ban on DDT by the Environmental Protection Agency in ...
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