Rachel Carson and Her Book That Changed the World (Hardcover)

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By Laurie Lawlor, Laura Beingessner (Illustrator)
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Her passion for the natural world and skill in observing it led this pioneering environmentalist to challenge the chemical industry. Delicate tempura and ink illustrations. Meticulously researched and sourced (7-9).

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In celebration of the fiftieth anniversary of the publication of Silent Spring, here is a biography of the pioneering environmentalist. "Once you are aware of the wonder and beauty of earth, you will want to learn about it," wrote Rachel Carson, the pioneering environmentalist. She wrote Silent Spring, the book that woke people up to the harmful impact humans were having on our planet.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780823423705
ISBN-10: 0823423700
Publisher: Holiday House
Publication Date: February 1st, 2012
Pages: 32
Language: English