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Rachel Carson and her book that changed the world

Author: Laurie Lawlor; Laura Beingessner
Publisher: New York : Holiday House, [2012] ©2012
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Primary school : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Retells the story of Rachel Carson, a pioneering environmentalist who wrote and published "Silent Spring," the revolutionary book pointing out the dangerous effects of chemicals on the living world.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Picture books
Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Rachel Carson; Rachel Carson; Rachel Carson; Rachel Carson; Rachel Carson; Rachel Carson; Rachel Carson; Rachel Carson; Rachel Carson; Rachel Carson
Material Type: Biography, Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Laurie Lawlor; Laura Beingessner
ISBN: 9780823423705 0823423700
OCLC Number: 683247701
Awards: National Science Teachers Association's Outstanding Science Trade Book K-12, 2013
Target Audience: Ages 4-8.; Elementary Grade.
Description: 32 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: by Laurie Lawlor ; illustrated by Laura Beingessner.

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Retells the story of Rachel Carson, a pioneering environmentalist who wrote and published "Silent Spring," the revolutionary book pointing out the dangerous effects of chemicals on the living world.

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