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Rachel : the story of Rachel Carson

Author: Amy Ehrlich; Wendell Minor
Publisher: San Diego : Harcourt, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Primary school : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Rachel Carson was always curious about the world around her. As a girl she loved being outside, always exploring and wanting to know more about the universe. As an adult Rachel wrote books about what she loved-including Silent Spring, a book that changed the world. Amy Ehrlich's lucid and loving prose, complemented by Wendell Minor's luminous paintings, tells a memorable story of the power of the word, the power of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Rachel Carson; Rachel Carson; Rachel Carson
Material Type: Biography, Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Amy Ehrlich; Wendell Minor
ISBN: 0152162275 9780152162276
OCLC Number: 45707606
Target Audience: Elementary Grade.; 930
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Responsibility: Amy Ehrlich ; illustrated by Wendell Minor.
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Rachel Carson was always curious about the world around her. As a girl she loved being outside, always exploring and wanting to know more about the universe. As an adult Rachel wrote books about what she loved-including Silent Spring, a book that changed the world. Amy Ehrlich's lucid and loving prose, complemented by Wendell Minor's luminous paintings, tells a memorable story of the power of the word, the power of the individual, and most of all the importance of following your heart. An epilogue sheds light on Rachel Carson's work and life.

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