Buy Textbooks  |  Rent Textbooks  |  Sell Textbooks  |  eTextbooks
Help  |  Questions? 1-877-292-6442
Hello, Sign In
Your Account
0

Silent Spring: Anniversary Edition - (rev edition

by Rachel Carson

Silent Spring: Anniversary Edition (ISBN10: 0618249060; ISBN13: 9780618249060)
ISBN13: 978-0618249060
ISBN10: 0618249060

Summary: First published by Houghton Mifflin in 1962, Silent Spring alerted a large audience to the environmental and human dangers of indiscriminate use of pesticides, spurring revolutionary changes in the laws affecting our air, land, and water. "Silent Spring became a runaway bestseller, with international reverberations . . . [It is] well crafted, fearless and succinct . . . Even if she had not inspired a generation of activists, Carson would prevail as one of the gr ...show moreeatest nature writers in American letters" (Peter Matthiessen, for Time's 100 Most Influential People of the Century). This fortieth anniversary edition celebrates Rachel Carson's watershed book with a new introduction by the author and activist Terry Tempest Williams and a new afterword by the acclaimed Rachel Carson biographer Linda Lear, who tells the story of Carson's courageous defense of her truths in the face of ruthless assault from the chemical industry in the year following the publication of Silent Spring and before her untimely death in 1964. ...show less

Edition/Copyright: (REV)02
Cover: Paperback
Publisher: Mariner Books
Published: 10/28/2002
International: No

View Author Bio



List Price: $14.95
Used $5.83
Used
Save $9.12 (61%)
  • FREE shipping over $25
  • In stock
  • 30-day returns
Condition:
Order this book in the next 2 days, 13 hours and 41 minutes and it ships by Noon CT Monday!
New  Currently Sold Out
Rental $9.99
Due back 08/01/2014
Marketplace sellers starting at $2.23

More prices and sellers below.

The Marketplace on Textbooks.com
Additional Sellers for Silent Spring: Anniversary Edition
Just for you, we curate a growing list of independent booksellers, giving you even MORE choices when shopping for your textbooks.
Keep in mind: Marketplace orders do NOT qualify for free shipping. More about the MarketplaceMore about the Marketplace

Filter by:   All (71)  |  New (22)  |  Like New (9)  |  Very Good (11)  |  Good (23)  |  Acceptable (6)

Price
 
Condition
Seller
Comments
$2.23
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Acceptable
Goodwill Industries South Florida
Fort Lauderdale, FL
Seller Rating: 4.41
Used - Acceptable May have slight wear, may contain some highlighting or writing-we try to only select the highest quality used books
$3.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Acceptable
Goodwill of DE
New Castle, DE
Seller Rating: 5
2002 Paperback Fair Thank you for supporting our mission!
$9.68
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Acceptable
GreatBookPrices
Westminster, MD
Seller Rating: 4.19
Used, Acceptable Condition, may show signs of wear and previous use. Please allow 4-14 business days for delivery. 100% Money Back Guarantee, Over 1,000,000 customers served.
$11.25
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Acceptable
Book Culture Inc.
New York, NY
Seller Rating: 4.2
2002 Paperback Fair May have highlighting or underlining. Shipped from a real independent book store in Manhattan.
Page:   1  
Close
Close
Close