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Silent spring

Author: Rachel Carson; Julian Huxley; Linda Lear; Shackleton.
Publisher: London : Penguin, 2000.
Series: Penguin classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : ReprintedView all editions and formats
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Rachel Carson's Silent Spring exposes the destruction of wildlife through the widespread use of pesticides and alerted a large audience to the environmental and human dangers of indiscriminate use of pesticides, spurring revolutionary changes in the laws affecting our air, land, and water. widespread use of pesticides. This book aims to creates public awareness of the environment. Now recognized as one of the most  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rachel Carson; Julian Huxley; Linda Lear; Shackleton.
ISBN: 0141184949 9780141184944
OCLC Number: 247346588
Description: 323 S ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Penguin classics.
Responsibility: Rachel Carson. Intr. by Lord Shackleton. Pref. by Julian Huxley ; with a new Afterword by Linda Lear.
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Exposes the destruction of wildlife through the widespread use of pesticides. This book aims to creates public awareness of the environment.  Read more...

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