Rachel Carson and the environmental movement

Title
Rachel Carson and the environmental movement

Author
Landau, Elaine.

ISBN
9780516242323

Publication Information
New York : Children's Press, c2004.

Physical Description
48 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm.

Series
Cornerstones of freedom. Second series.

Reading Level
1090 L Lexile

Personal Subject
Carson, Rachel, 1907-1964.

Subject Term
Biologists -- United States -- Biography.
 
Women biologists -- United States -- Biography.
 
Environmentalists -- United States -- Biography.

Summary
Discusses author and marine biologist Rachel Carson's efforts to protect the environment, from her childhood nature outings in Pennsylvania through the impact of her 1962 book, "Silent Spring."


LibraryCall NumberStatus
R.H. Stafford Library (Woodbury)J 921 CARSONNonfiction Collection