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Who Was Rachel Carson? (Paperback) (Sarah Fabiny)

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Though she grew up in rural Pennsylvania, Rachel Carson dreamed of the sea. In 1936 she began work with the Bureau of Fisheries and soon after publishedUnder the Sea Wind, her first of many nature books. Her 1962 bestseller, Silent Spring, sent shockwaves through the country and warned of the dangers of DDT and other pesticides. A pioneering environmentalist, Rachel Carson helped awaken the global consciousness for conservation and preservation.
Though she grew up in rural Pennsylvania, Rachel Carson dreamed of the sea. In 1936 she began work with the Bureau of Fisheries and soon after published Under the Sea Wind, her first of many nature books. Her 1962 bestseller, Silent Spring, sent shockwaves through the country and warned of the dangers of DDT and other pesticides. A pioneering environmentalist, Rachel Carson helped awaken the global consciousness for conservation and preservation.
Number of Pages: 106
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Sub-Genre: Women
Series Title: Who Was...?
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Penguin Group USA
Age Range: 9-12 years
Author: Sarah Fabiny
Language: English
Street Date: October 30, 2014
TCIN: 18801329
UPC: 9780448479590
Item Number (DPCI): 247-47-9425
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