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Silent spring

Author: Rachel Carson; Lois Darling; Louis Darling
Publisher: Boston ; New York : Houghton Mifflin Company, [1994] ©1994
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents facts about the effects of pesticides on the environment, health and genetics.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rachel Carson; Lois Darling; Louis Darling
ISBN: 0395683300 9780395683309 0395683297 9780395683293
OCLC Number: 30924447
Notes: Text copyright 1962. Introduction copyright 1994.
Description: xxvi, 368 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: A fable for tomorrow --
The obligation to endure --
Elixirs of death --
Surface waters and underground seas --
Realms of the soil --
Earth's green mantle --
Needless havoc --
And no birds sing --
Rivers of death --
Indiscriminately from the skies --
Beyond the dreams of the Borgias --
The human price --
Through a narrow window --
One in every four --
Nature fights back --
The rumblings of an avalanche --
The other road.
Responsibility: Rachel Carson ; with an introduction by vice president Al Gore ; [drawings by Lois and Louis Darling].

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Presents facts about the effects of pesticides on the environment, health and genetics.

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