Silent Spring

Discusses the reckless annihilation of fish and birds by the use of pesticides and warns of the possible genetic effects on humans.

Silent Spring

Silent Spring

Discusses the reckless annihilation of fish and birds by the use of pesticides and warns of the possible genetic effects on humans.

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Silent Spring
Language: en
Pages: 378
Authors: Rachel Carson
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Discusses the reckless annihilation of fish and birds by the use of pesticides and warns of the possible genetic effects on humans.
Silent Spring at 50
Language: en
Pages: 366
Authors: Roger Meiners, Pierre Desrochers, Andrew Morriss
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-09-18 - Publisher: Cato Institute

Widely credited with launching the modern environmental movement when published 50 years ago, Rachel Carson’s Silent Spring had a profound impact on our society. As an iconic work, the book has often been shielded from critical inquiry, but this landmark anniversary provides an excellent opportunity to reassess its legacy and
The Recurring Silent Spring
Language: en
Pages: 227
Authors: Boston University School of Public Health H Patricia Hynes, H. Patricia Hynes
Categories: Ecologists
Type: BOOK - Published: 1989 - Publisher: Pergamon

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Understanding Rachel Carson's Silent Spring
Language: en
Pages: 128
Authors: Alex MacGillivray
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-08-15 - Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc

With our "green revolution" gearing up on all fronts, there couldn't be a timelier book than Understanding Rachel Carson's Silent Spring. Written at a time when science writing and literature didn't mesh and when people didn't care or think about the environment, pollutants, or preserving natural resources, Silent Spring not
The Myth of Silent Spring
Language: en
Pages: 200
Authors: Chad Montrie
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-01-26 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

Since its publication in 1962, Rachel Carson’s book Silent Spring has often been celebrated as the catalyst that sparked an American environmental movement. Yet environmental consciousness and environmental protest in some regions of the United States date back to the nineteenth century, with the advent of industrial manufacturing and the

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