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Silent spring & other writings on the environment

Author: Rachel Carson; Sandra Steingraber; Lois Darling; Louis Darling
Publisher: [New York, NY] : The Library of America, [2018] ©2018
Series: Library of America, 307.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Silent spring, together with rare letters, speeches, and other writings that reveal the personal courage and passionate commitment of Rachel Carson.
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Genre/Form: Personal correspondence
Correspondence
Named Person: Rachel Carson; Rachel Carson
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rachel Carson; Sandra Steingraber; Lois Darling; Louis Darling
ISBN: 9781598535600 1598535609
OCLC Number: 1028993195
Description: xliii, 546 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 21 cm
Contents: Silent spring --
Other writings on the environment. List of illustrations --
Introduction by Sandra Steingraber --
Silent spring --
Other writings on the environment. To Harold Lynch, July 15, 1945 --
To Shirley Briggs, September 28, 1946 --
To Raymond J. Brown, October 15, 1946 --
To Edwin Way Teale, February 2, 1947 --
To Maria Carson, September 21, 1947 --
To Shirley Briggs, September 29, 1947 --
Mr. Day's dismissal, April 22, 1953 --
To Fon Boardman, c. September 1953 --
To Dorothy Freeman, September 28, 1953 --
To Dorothy Freeman, January 21, 1954 --
The real world around us, Theta Sigma Phi Matrix Table Dinner, Columbus, Ohio, April 21, 1954 --
To Dorothy Freeman, June 1, 1954 --
To Edwin Way Teale, August 16, 1955 --
Help your child to wonder, July 1956 --
To Stanley and Dorothy Freeman, August 8, 1956 --
To Curtis and Nellie Lee Bok, December 12, 1956 --
To DeWitt Wallace, January 27, 1958 --
To Dorothy Freeman, February 1, 1958 --
To Marie Rodell, February 2, 1958 --
To E.B. White, February 3, 1958 --
To Dorothy Freeman, June 12, 1958 --
To Edwin May Teale, October 12, 1958 --
To Marjorie Spock, November 17, 1958 --
To Marjorie Spock, December 4, 1958 --
To William Shawn, February 14, 1959 --
"Vanishing Americans," April 10, 1959 --
To Beverly Knecht, April 12, 1959 --
To R.D. Radeleff, May 20, 1959 --
To J.I. McClurkin, September 28, 1959 --
To Grace Barstow Murphy, November 16, 1959 --
To Dorothy Freeman, November 19, 1959 --
To Morton S. Biskind, December 3, 1959 --
To Dorothy Freeman, c. December 7, 1959 --
To Marjorie Spock and Polly Richards, April 12, 1960 --
To C. Girard Davidson, June 8, 1960 --
To Marjorie Spock, September 27, 1960 --
To Dorothy Freeman, October 12, 1960 --
To Clarence Cottam, January 4, 1961 --
To Paul Brooks, June 26, 1961 --
To Dorothy Freeman, January 6, 1962 --
To Dorothy Freeman, January 23, 1962 --
To Frank E. Egler, January 29, 1962 --
To Lois Crisler, February 8, 1962 --
To Dorothy Freeman, April 5, 1962 --
To Dorothy Freeman, May 20, 1962 --
Of man and the stream of time, Scripps College, Claremont, California, June 12, 1962 --
Form letter to correspondents, August 2, 1962 --
On the reception of Silent Spring, December 2, 1962 --
Speech to the Women's National Press Club, Washington, D.C., December 5, 1962 --
Speech accepting the Schweitzer Medal, Animal Welfare Institute, Washington, D.C., January 7, 1963 --
Speech to the Garden Club of America, New York, January 8, 1963 --
To Walter P. Nickell, January 14, 1963 --
To Dorothy Freeman, March 27, 1963 --
To Dorothy Freeman, April 1, 1963 --
She started it all-here's her reaction, May 19, 1963 --
Environmental hazards: control of pesticides and other chemical poisons, Statement before the Subcommittee on Reorganization and International Organizations of the Committee on Government Operations, Washington, D.C., June 4, 1963 --
To Dorothy Freeman, September 10, 1963 --
The pollution of our environment, Kaiser Foundation Hospitals and Permanente Medical Group Seventh Annual Symposium, "Man against himself," San Francisco, California, October 18, 1963 --
To Dorothy Freeman, October 21, 1963 --
To Dorothy Freeman, October 26, 1963 --
To Walter C. Bauer, November 12, 1963 --
To C.J. Briejèr, December 2, 1963 --
Speech accepting the Audubon Medal of the National Audubon Society, New York, December 3, 1963 --
Chronology --
Notes on the texts --
Notes --
Index.
Series Title: Library of America, 307.
Other Titles: Works.
Silent spring and other writings on the environment
Carson :
Silent spring and other writings
Responsibility: Rachel Carson ; Sandra Steingraber, editor.

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Silent spring, together with rare letters, speeches, and other writings that reveal the personal courage and passionate commitment of Rachel Carson.

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