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Title Rachel Carson's Silent spring [videorecording] / writer and producer, Neil Goodwin ; a Peace River Films production for The American Experience ; WGBH Educational Foundation, WNET/Thirteen and Peace River Films.

Imprint Boston, Mass. : WGBH Boston Video, [2007]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD, Non-Fiction    363.7384 SIL    Available
Description 1 videodisc (56 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Special features: DVD-ROM link to American Experience website; other products of interest.
Credits Editor, Michael Chalufour ; music, Sheldon Mirowitz ; narrator, Alex Chadwick ; readings by Meryl Streep. ; cinematographers, Rick Brandt ... [et al.]
Performer Host, David McCullough.
Event Originally broadcast on public television in 1993.
Summary Witness the life of passionate biologist and environmentalist, Rachel Carson, and how she exposed the effects of the unregulated use of pesticides and herbicides by the federal government, and sparked a revolution in environmental policy.
Audience Not rated.
System Details DVD, full screen (4x3) presentation; Dolby Digital.
Subject Carson, Rachel, 1907-1964. Silent spring.
Biologists -- United States -- Biography.
Environmentalists -- United States -- Biography.
Science writers -- United States -- Biography.
Pesticides -- Environmental aspects.
Pesticides -- Toxicology.
Pesticides and wildlife.
Insect pests -- Biological control.
Environmental health.
Genre/Form Documentary television programs
Biographical television programs
Added Author Goodwin, Neil. Producer. Screenwriter.
Chadwick, Alex, 1947- Narrator.
Streep, Meryl.
Peace River Films.
WGBH Educational Foundation.
WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
WGBH Video (Firm)
Added Title Silent spring
American experience (Television program)
ISBN 9781593757632
Standard No. 783421420199
Music No. WG42019 WGBH Boston Video

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