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Silent spring

Author: Rachel Carson
Publisher: London : Penguin Classics, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 50th anniversary edView all editions and formats
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Exposes the destruction of wildlife through the indiscriminate use of pesticides. This title describes the nests full of eggs that would never hatch, the rivers bloated with poisoned fish and the  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rachel Carson
ISBN: 0141391529 9780141391526 0141912294 9780141912295
OCLC Number: 836761475
Description: XI, 337 p. ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Rachel Carson ; with an introd. by Caroline Lucas.

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Carson's books brought ecology into popular consciousness Daily Telegraph If anybody asked me to write about my hero, it would be Rachel Carson -- A. S. Byatt Rachel Carson educated a planet... One Read more...

 
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