ISBN13:978-0805034288 ISBN10: 0805034285 This edition has also been released as: ISBN13: 978-0805034271 ISBN10: 0805034277
Summary: Rachel Carson's Silent Spring, published in 1962, did more than any other single publication to alert the world to the hazards of environmental poisoning and to inspire a powerful social movement that would alter the course of American history. This definitive, long-overdue biography shows how Carson, already a famous nature writer, became a reluctant reformer. It is a compelling portrait of the determined woman behind the publicly shy but brilliant scientist
Summary: Rachel Carson's Silent Spring, published in 1962, did more than any other single publication to alert the world to the hazards of environmental poisoning and to inspire a powerful social movement that would alter the course of American history. This definitive, long-overdue biography shows how Carson, already a famous nature writer, became a reluctant reformer. It is a compelling portrait of the determined woman behind the publicly shy but brilliant scientist and writer.
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New York, New York, U.S.A. 1998 Trade Paperback Very Good Nice clean Trade Paperback book. Very slight shelf wear to cover pages.
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New York 1998 Paperback First Paperback Edition; First Printing Near Fine 0805034285. Unmarked pages, has remainder mark on bottom; 1.7 x 9.15 x 6.08 Inches; 320 pages.
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1998 Softcover Very Good 9780805034288. Light general wear, but a very nice copy with clean, bright, interior pages and solid binding. Spine is uncreased.; 9.15 X 6.08 X 1.70 inches; 634 pages.
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New York, NY 1998 Trade paperback Very Good. Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 634 p. Contains: Illustrations.
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1998 Paperback Very good Minor wear. Text is clean.
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VG, exlib, special cover place by library, lower spine stickey, otherwise clean tight binding, good corners and edges. Multicolored wraps with pictorial of Carson on front cover, second printing, so...show moreftcover. 634 + xviii pp incl table of contents, acknowledgements, afterword, abbreviations used, notes, bibliography and an index + 32 pp of photos and illustrations. 6.25x9.25 inches. ...show less
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New York 1998 Softcover First Edition Thus; First Printing 0805034285. Very Good in wrappers. First Owl Books Edition.; 1.7 x 9.15 x 6.08 Inches; 320 pages.
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