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Rachel Carson-pioneering environmentalist and author of Silent Spring-opens our eyes to the wonders of the natural world in her groundbreaking paean to the sea.

Carson began her career as an aquatic biologist in the . Bureau of Fisheries, and became a full-time nature writer in the 1950s. Her widely praised 1951 bestseller The Sea Around Us won her a . National Book Award, recognition as a gifted writer, and financial security

Ecologist And Activist (Great Minds of Science). by Mary Gow. Published September 2005 by Enslow Publishers.

Ecologist And Activist (Great Minds of Science).

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Rachel Carson Portrait by Robert Shetterly. Rachel Carson: Preserving a Sense of Wonder - Zinn Education Project. The life of environmental activist Rachel Carson for upper elementary. Rachel Carson Biologist, Writer, Ecologist: 1907-1964 "The ‘control of nature’ is a phrase conceived in arrogance, born of the Neanderthal age of biology and the convenience of ma. Visit. Discover ideas about Environmentalist.

Rachel Carson’s Silent Spring was first published in three serialized excerpts in the New Yorker in June of 1962

Rachel Carson’s Silent Spring was first published in three serialized excerpts in the New Yorker in June of 1962. The book appeared in September of that year and the outcry that followed its publication forced the banning of DDT and spurred revolutionary changes in the laws affecting our air, land, and water. Carson’s passionate concern for the future of our planet reverberated powerfully throughout the world, and her eloquent book was instrumental in launching the environmental movement. It is without question one of the landmark books of the twentieth century. Purchase, Learn More.

Science Reference Guides. RACHEL CARSON: Selected Reading List. Rachel Carson: ecologist and activist. American Literature Collection, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University. Rachel Carson papers, 1921-1989. Science Reference Section Science, Technology and Business Division Library of Congress. Rachel carson's writings. Berkeley Heights, NJ, Enslow Publishers, c2005. 128 p. Bibliography: p. 124-125. Bequest of Rachel Carson, 1965; later gifts from Houghton Mifflin Company and Marie Rodell.

- Chronicles the lives and important contributions of great scientists- Hands-on activities provide a deeper understanding of the scientist's work- Over-100 page biographies are excellent for book reports- Supports the History/Social Studies and English/Language Arts curricula- Please see each title for page count- Illus. with color or black-and-white photographs- Contains chapter notes, a glossary, a further reading list, a chronology, and an index

Rachel Carson: Ecologist and Activist (Great Minds of Science) epub download

ISBN13: 978-0766025035

ISBN: 0766025039

Author: Mary Gow

Category: Books for children

Subcategory: Growing Up & Facts of Life

Language: English

Publisher: Enslow Publishers (September 1, 2005)

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