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The Resource Courage for the Earth : writers, scientists, and activists celebrate the life and writing of Rachel Carson, edited by Peter Matthiessen

Courage for the Earth : writers, scientists, and activists celebrate the life and writing of Rachel Carson, edited by Peter Matthiessen

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Courage for the Earth : writers, scientists, and activists celebrate the life and writing of Rachel Carson
Title
Courage for the Earth
Title remainder
writers, scientists, and activists celebrate the life and writing of Rachel Carson
Statement of responsibility
edited by Peter Matthiessen
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Honoring the centennial of the birth of the pioneering naturalist, a compilation of essays celebrates Carson's contributions to the birth of the environmental movement, in a collection that features works by Al Gore, John Hay, and Linda Lear
Biography type
contains biographical information
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215940
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
577.27/9
Index
no index present
LC call number
QH545.P4
LC item number
C684 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Matthiessen, Peter
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True
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  • Carson, Rachel
  • Pesticides
  • Carson, Rachel
Target audience
adult
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writers, scientists, and activists celebrate the life and writing of Rachel Carson
Label
Courage for the Earth : writers, scientists, and activists celebrate the life and writing of Rachel Carson, edited by Peter Matthiessen
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Publication
Note
"A Mariner original."
Bibliography note
"Rachel Carson bibliography: p. 203-208
Contents
  • Silent spring : a father-daughter dance
  • Sandra Steingraber
  • Rachel Carson and Silent spring
  • Al Gore
  • Withered sedge and yellow wood : poetry in Silent spring
  • John Elder
  • A long view of Rachel Carson
  • John Hay
  • Changing sex
  • Janisse Ray
  • Introduction
  • The moral courage of Rachel Carson
  • Terry Tempest Williams
  • Silent future : Rachel Carson and the creeping apocalypse
  • Freeman House
  • Always a naturalist
  • Robert Michael Pyle
  • Remembrance of life
  • Linda Lear
  • Peter Matthiessen
  • Love, fear, and witnessing
  • Linda Lear
  • On Silent spring
  • Edward O. Wilson
  • Rachel Carson in The highest tide
  • Jim Lynch --
Control code
ocm77522749
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
208 p.
Isbn
9780618872763
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2006103363
System control number
(OCoLC)77522749
Label
Courage for the Earth : writers, scientists, and activists celebrate the life and writing of Rachel Carson, edited by Peter Matthiessen
Link
Publication
Note
"A Mariner original."
Bibliography note
"Rachel Carson bibliography: p. 203-208
Contents
  • Silent spring : a father-daughter dance
  • Sandra Steingraber
  • Rachel Carson and Silent spring
  • Al Gore
  • Withered sedge and yellow wood : poetry in Silent spring
  • John Elder
  • A long view of Rachel Carson
  • John Hay
  • Changing sex
  • Janisse Ray
  • Introduction
  • The moral courage of Rachel Carson
  • Terry Tempest Williams
  • Silent future : Rachel Carson and the creeping apocalypse
  • Freeman House
  • Always a naturalist
  • Robert Michael Pyle
  • Remembrance of life
  • Linda Lear
  • Peter Matthiessen
  • Love, fear, and witnessing
  • Linda Lear
  • On Silent spring
  • Edward O. Wilson
  • Rachel Carson in The highest tide
  • Jim Lynch --
Control code
ocm77522749
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
208 p.
Isbn
9780618872763
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2006103363
System control number
(OCoLC)77522749

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