The Sea Around Us

Author: Rachel Carson
Publisher: Open Road Media
ISBN: 1453214763
Size: 28.65 MB
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National Book Award Winner and New York Times Bestseller: Explore earth’s most precious, mysterious resource—the ocean—with the author of Silent Spring. With more than one million copies sold, Rachel Carson’s The Sea Around Us became a cultural phenomenon when first published in 1951 and cemented Carson’s status as the preeminent natural history writer of her time. Her inspiring, intimate writing plumbs the depths of an enigmatic world—a place of hidden lands, islands newly risen from the earth’s crust, fish that pour through the water, and the unyielding, epic battle for survival. Firmly based in the scientific discoveries of the time, The Sea Around Us masterfully presents Carson’s commitment to a healthy planet and a fully realized sense of wonder. This ebook features an illustrated biography of Rachel Carson including rare photos and never-before-seen documents from the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library at Yale University.

Rachel Carson

Author: Arlene Rodda Quaratiello
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780313323881
Size: 57.45 MB
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This work provides an up-to-date biography of Rachel Carson, a writer and scientist who greatly influenced the modern environmental movement.

Fishery Leaflet

Author: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Publisher:
ISBN:
Size: 10.97 MB
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Earth Science

Author: Walter R. Brown
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9780397437481
Size: 45.63 MB
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The Sense Of Wonder

Author: Rachel Carson
Publisher: Harper Perennial
ISBN: 9780060914509
Size: 43.61 MB
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Featuring stunning new photographs, many in color, and an updated design, this special reissue of Rachel Carson's award-winning classic--originally published by Harper & Row in 1965--encourages sharing the miracle of nature with children. Copyright © Libri GmbH. All rights reserved.