The Resource The sense of wonder, Rachel Carson ; photographs by Nick Kelsh, (electronic resource)

The sense of wonder, Rachel Carson ; photographs by Nick Kelsh, (electronic resource)

Label
The sense of wonder
Title
The sense of wonder
Statement of responsibility
Rachel Carson ; photographs by Nick Kelsh
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Language
eng
Summary
An inspiring meditation by one of the best nature writers of the twentieth century, richly illustrated by lush, color photography 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. Using her personal adventures with her young nephew Roger as examples, Carson urges parents to let their children's natural excitement thrive as together they discover the wonders that lie outdoors, from the scuttling of a crab across the cool night sand to a spongy carpet of lichen in a forest. Originally published as a magazine piece, this essay showcases Carson's core belief that a childlike excitement for beauty, for the new and unknown, and for the process of discovery is a gift to be nurtured-a gift that will sustain humanity and the health of the planet on which it depends. 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
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1907-1964
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Carson, Rachel
Dewey number
574
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Kelsh, Nick
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Nature study
Target audience
adult
Label
The sense of wonder, Rachel Carson ; photographs by Nick Kelsh, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11553720
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Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11553720
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11553720
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11553720
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
The sense of wonder, Rachel Carson ; photographs by Nick Kelsh, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11553720
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11553720
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11553720
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11553720
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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