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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:   eBook : Document : Biography : Juvenile audience : 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: Picture books for children
Electronic books
Biography
Juvenile works
Picture books
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Lawlor, Laurie.
Rachel Carson and her book that changed the world.
(DLC) 2010047302
(OCoLC)683247701
Named Person: Rachel Carson; Rachel Carson; Rachel Carson; Rachel Carson; Rachel Carson; Rachel Carson; Rachel Carson
Material Type: Biography, Document, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Laurie Lawlor; Laura Beingessner
ISBN: 9780823430741 082343074X
OCLC Number: 868069276
Awards: National Science Teachers Association's Outstanding Science Trade Book K-12, 2013.
Description: 1 online resource (32 pages) : color illustrations
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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