Rachel Carson: Pen Against Poison


Subject:
Notable People: Women , Notable People , Notable People: Arts & Humanities , Pollutants & Toxic Substances , Authors , Scientists , Authors , Scientists , Pesticides

Description:
Illustrated essays about scientist and writer Rachel Carson. "Her 1962 book 'Silent Spring' brought worldwide attention to the harm to human health and the environment wrought by mishandling of a powerful pesticide, fomenting the environmental movement." Includes a photo gallery and links to related websites. Also available in Spanish. From the U.S. Department of State, Bureau of International Information Programs.

Publisher:
U.S. Department of State, Bureau of International Information Programs

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.america.gov/publications/books/rachel-carson-pen-against-poison.html


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