Under The Sea Wind

Author: Rachel Carson
Publisher: Open Road Media
ISBN: 1453214739
Size: 39.71 MB
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In her first book, preeminent nature writer Rachel Carson tells the story of the sea creatures and birds that dwell in and around the waters along North America’s eastern coast—and the delicately balanced ecosystem that sustains them.

Rachel Carson

Author: Linda Lear
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780547707556
Size: 60.19 MB
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This definitive, sweeping biography shows the origins of Carson's fierce dedication to natural science--and tells the dramatic story of how Carson, already a famous nature writer, became a brillant if reluctant reformer.

Silent Spring

Author: Rachel Carson
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780618249060
Size: 31.43 MB
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Discusses the reckless annihilation of fish and birds by the use of pesticides and warns of the possible genetic effects on humans.

Lost Woods

Author: Rachel Carson
Publisher: Beacon Press
ISBN: 0807095443
Size: 31.88 MB
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When Rachel Carson died of cancer in 1964, her four books, including the environmental classic Silent Spring, had made her one of the most famous people in America.

The Sea Around Us

Author: Rachel Carson
Publisher: Open Road Media
ISBN: 1453214763
Size: 17.71 MB
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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.

The Edge Of The Sea

Author: Rachel Carson
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780395924969
Size: 25.46 MB
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Featuring a new introduction by Sue Hubbell, a groundbreaking environmental resource presents a fascinating foray into the sea--a watery world brimming with life--and the extraordinary world that exists at the boundary of land and water.

Moby Duck

Author: Donovan Hohn
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 110147596X
Size: 20.83 MB
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Hohn's accidental odyssey pulls him into the secretive world of shipping conglomerates, the daring work of Arctic researchers, the lunatic risks of maverick sailors, and the shadowy world of Chinese toy factories.

The Mountains Of California

Author: John Muir
Publisher: tredition
ISBN: 3842497989
Size: 56.43 MB
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This book is part of the TREDITION CLASSICS series. The creators of this series are united by passion for literature and driven by the intention of making all public domain books available in printed format again - worldwide.

The Sense Of Wonder

Author: Rachel Carson
Publisher: Open Road Media
ISBN: 1453214798
Size: 77.23 MB
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Rachel Carson shares her prescription for developing a lifelong respect for nature in this deeply personal essay, lavishly expanded and paced by Nick Kelsh’s vibrant photography in this posthumously published edition.

Engineering Eden

Author: Jordan Fisher Smith
Publisher: Crown
ISBN: 0307454282
Size: 42.85 MB
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The fascinating story of a trial that opened a window onto the century-long battle to control nature in the national parks.