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The Resource Rachel Carson : environmental pioneer, Lori Hile

Rachel Carson : environmental pioneer, Lori Hile

Label
Rachel Carson : environmental pioneer
Title
Rachel Carson
Title remainder
environmental pioneer
Statement of responsibility
Lori Hile
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This book takes an engaging look at the work of ground-breaking conservationist, Rachel Carson, and her work to uncover the dangers of pesticides. It covers Carson's inspiration, her methods, findings, and the impact of her work on the environment movement."--
Member of
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hile, Lori
Dewey number
508.092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QH91.3.C3
LC item number
H55 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
  • Women in conservation
  • Heinenmann Infosearch
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Carson, Rachel
  • Carson, Rachel
  • Carson, Rachel
  • Carson, Rachel
  • Carson, Rachel
  • Naturalists
  • Environmentalists
  • Science writers
  • Pesticides
  • Naturalists
  • Environmentalists
  • Science writers
  • Pesticides
  • Environmentalists
  • Naturalists
  • Pesticides
  • Science writers
  • United States
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Rachel Carson : environmental pioneer, Lori Hile
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 46-47) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Who was Rachel Carson? -- How did Carson spend her childhood? -- How did college inspire Carson? -- How did Carson's writing help her work in science? -- How did Carson become famous? -- How did Carson warn the public about pesticides? -- What was the reaction to Silent spring? -- What is Carson's legacy?
Control code
ocn861274138
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9781484604762
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2013040529
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)861274138
  • (Sirsi) a1875146
Label
Rachel Carson : environmental pioneer, Lori Hile
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 46-47) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Who was Rachel Carson? -- How did Carson spend her childhood? -- How did college inspire Carson? -- How did Carson's writing help her work in science? -- How did Carson become famous? -- How did Carson warn the public about pesticides? -- What was the reaction to Silent spring? -- What is Carson's legacy?
Control code
ocn861274138
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9781484604762
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2013040529
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)861274138
  • (Sirsi) a1875146

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