Rachel

Rachel

The Story of Rachel Carson

Book - 2003
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Rachel Carson was always curious about the world around her. As a girl she loved being outside, always exploring and wanting to know more about the universe. As an adult Rachel wrote books about what she loved--including Silent Spring , a book that changed the world.
Amy Ehrlich's lucid and loving prose, complemented by Wendell Minor's luminous paintings, tells a memorable story of the power of the word, the power of the individual, and--most of all--the importance of following your heart.
An epilogue sheds light on Rachel Carson's work and life.

Publisher: San Diego : Harcourt, c2003
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780152162276
0152162275
Branch Call Number: j BIOGRAPHY 570.92 CARSON 2003
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 29 cm
Additional Contributors: Minor, Wendell

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Describes the life and work of Rachel Carson, the biologist and writer whose book, "Silent Spring," prompted today's environmental movement.

Rachel Carson was always curious about the world around her. As a girl she loved being outside, always exploring and wanting to know more about the universe. As an adult Rachel wrote books about what she loved--including Silent Spring , a book that changed the world.


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