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Rachel Carson : pioneer of environmentalism

Author: Scott Gillam
Publisher: Edina, Minn. : ABDO Pub., ©2011.
Series: Essential lives.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book is a biography of Rachel Carson, scientist, writer, marine biologist, and environmentalist.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Rachel Carson; Rachel Carson; Rachel Carson; Rachel Carson
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Scott Gillam
ISBN: 9781616135119 1616135115
OCLC Number: 501402158
Notes: "Essential library"--Page 4 of cover.
Description: 112 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm.
Contents: Sounding the alarm --
At the top of her class --
College and graduate student days --
Combining science and writing --
Rising through the ranks --
Best-selling author --
By the edge of the sea --
Dreams and realities --
Fighting the battle --
The legacy of Rachel Carson.
Series Title: Essential lives.
Responsibility: by Scott Gillam.

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This book is a biography of Rachel Carson, scientist, writer, marine biologist, and environmentalist.

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