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TitleRachel Carson / Anita Croy.
AuthorCroy, Anita, author.
CollectionJuvenile Biography
Reserve Item


LocationCirc StatusCall NoIssue Name
WinamacAvailableJB CARSON 

Catalog Details

International Standard Book Number 9780778782209 : $21.50
Dewey Decimal Classification Number 508.092 B 23
Personal Name Croy, Anita, author.
Title Statement Rachel Carson / Anita Croy.
Production, Publication, Distribution, Manufacture, and Copyright Notice copyright 2021
Production, Publication, Distribution, Manufacture, and Copyright Notice New York, NY : Crabtree Publishing Company, [2021]
Physical Description 64 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm
Content Type text txt rdacontent
Media Type unmediated n rdamedia
Carrier Type volume nc rdacarrier
Series Statement Scientists who changed the world
General Note Includes chronologies.
General Note Includes glossary.
Bibliography, Etc. Note Includes bibliographical references (page 63) and index.
Formatted Contents Note Rachel Carson: biography -- The natural world: background -- A powerful case: breakthrough -- Silent spring: spreading ideas -- A towering figure: reputation -- Protecting Earth: legacy.
Citation/References Note Junior Library Guild
Summary, Etc. "'The twentieth century was the only century in history when a single species, humans, had acquired significant power to change the nature of the whole world.' This fascinating biography details the life and achievements of Rachel Carson, a scientist who made significant contributions to the field of biology. Carson's famous book called Silent Spring changed the world's understanding of the impact of human activities on the environment, helping to launch the modern environmental movement"--Provided by the publisher.
Target Audience Note 1080 Lexile.
Target Audience Note Ages 11-13.
Target Audience Note Grades 6-8.
Awards Note A Junior Library Guild selection
Subject-Personal Name Carson, Rachel, 1907-1964. sears
Subject Added Entry - Topical Term Marine biologists United States Biography. sears
Subject Added Entry - Topical Term Environmentalists United States Biography. sears
Index Term-Genre/Form Biographies. lcgft
Series Added Entry-Personal Name Croy, Anita. Scientists who changed the world.
Location JB CARSON 31662001660935

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