Silent Spring

Author: Rachel Carson
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780618249060
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Discusses the reckless annihilation of fish and birds by the use of pesticides and warns of the possible genetic effects on humans.

Silent Spring

Author: Rachel Carson
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780547527628
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The book appeared in September of that year and the outcry that followed its publication forced the banning of DDT and spurred revolutionary changes in the laws affecting our air, land, and water.

Silent Spring

Author: Rachel Carson
Publisher: Penguin Classics
ISBN: 9780141391526
Size: 13.85 MB
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'Carson's book has changed the world' The TimesImpassioned, poetic and brilliantly written, Silent Spring is now recognized as one of the most influential books of the twentieth century.

What A Book Can Do

Author: Priscilla Coit Murphy
Publisher: Univ of Massachusetts Press
ISBN: 9781558495821
Size: 46.80 MB
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This work explores how a newsmaking book enabled a single voice of warning to gain the attention of the entire country, and beyond.

Silent Spring Revisited

Author: Conor Mark Jameson
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 1408194074
Size: 23.63 MB
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Fifty years after the publication of the seminal Silent Spring, Conor Mark Jameson reflects on Rachel Carson's legacy and asks the question - are we still silencing the spring?

Ddt Silent Spring And The Rise Of Environmentalism

Author: Thomas R. Dunlap
Publisher: University of Washington Press
ISBN: 9780295988344
Size: 68.20 MB
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"A superb collection. Included here are the texts that galvanized Rachel Carson to writeSilent Springand inspired her to insist on a new vision of cooperation between man and nature.

Silent Spring At 50

Author: Roger Meiners
Publisher: Cato Institute
ISBN: 1937184196
Size: 15.66 MB
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As an iconic work, the book has often been shielded from critical inquiry, but this landmark anniversary provides an excellent opportunity to reassess its legacy and influence.

Beyond Silent Spring

Author: H.F. van Emden
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 0412728001
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More than anything else, the book also served as an ecological primer, demonstrating the interrelationship of all things and the dependence of each on a healthy environment for survival.

Silent Spring Revisited

Author: Gino J. Marco
Publisher: An American Chemical Society Publication
Size: 57.32 MB
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How do we trade off the dangers of toxic chemicals and their cost to the environment with the benefits of higher agricultural productivity? This book presents a daring new look at these very important concerns.