Rachel Carson combined her love of science and writing in her award-winning and controversial book Silent Spring. Revealing the dangers of pesticide use, it brought readers a new awareness of humankind's contamination of the environment and ultimately led to the creation of the Environmental Protection Agency.
- Paperback | 224 pages
- 127 x 175.26 x 15.24mm | 158.76g
- 10 Jan 2008
- Puffin Books
- New York, NY, United States
- Illustrations, black and white
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