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Rachel : the story of Rachel Carson

Author: Amy Ehrlich; Wendell Minor
Publisher: San Diego : Harcourt, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : 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: Electronic books
Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Ehrlich, Amy, 1942-
Rachel.
San Diego : Harcourt, ©2003
(DLC) 00013115
Named Person: Rachel Carson; Rachel Carson; Rachel Carson
Material Type: Biography, Document, Primary school, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Amy Ehrlich; Wendell Minor
ISBN: 9780547544151 0547544154
OCLC Number: 712991508
Description: 1 online resource (1 volume (unpaged)) : color illustrations
Contents: ""The Sea Fossil""; ""A Silver Badge""; ""Under a Microscope""; ""Woods Hole""; ""Hawk Mountain""; ""The Sea Around Us""; ""Collecting Specimens""; ""Phosphorescence""; ""The Lost Woods""; ""Listening""; ""Silent Spring""; ""A Migration of Butterflies""; ""Epilogue""
Responsibility: Amy Ehrlich ; illustrated by Wendell Minor.
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"Will inspire future environmentalists."--Kirkus Reviews

 
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