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Author Rooney, Anne, author.

Title Rachel Carson / Anne Rooney ; illustrator, Isobel Lundie.

Publication Info. New York : Franklin Watts®, an imprint of Scholastic Inc., [2020]

Copies

Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 92 CARSON,R ROO    DUE 08-03-20
1 copy ordered for PAS Hastings Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction on 09-17-2019.
1 copy ordered for PAS Lamanda Park Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction on 09-17-2019.
1 copy ordered for PAS Santa Catalina Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction on 09-17-2019.
Description 32 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Women in science
Women in science (Franklin Watts (Firm))
Note Includes index.
"Published in Great Britain in 2019 by Book House, an imprint of The Salariya Book Company Ltd."
Summary "The book is about Rachel Carson and her life in science."-- Provided by publisher.
Contents Important places in Rachel's life -- Introduction -- Rachel's childhood -- Writer or scientist -- "Roaring seaward" -- Working with the sea -- Writing about the sea -- Good times and bad -- DDT in action -- DDT: miracle of menace -- Carson tackles DDT -- Silent spring's impact -- Carson's legacy -- Timeline.
Subject Carson, Rachel, 1907-1964 -- Juvenile literature.
Women biologists -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Women environmentalists -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Science writers -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Biologists -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Environmentalists -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
DDT (Insecticide) -- Environmental aspects -- Juvenile literature.
Added Author Lundie, Isobel, illustrator.
ISBN 9780531235379 (library binding)
0531235378
9780531239544 (pbk.)
0531239543

 
    
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