Rachel

Rachel

The Story of Rachel Carson

Book - 2003 | 1st ed.
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Houghton
An inspiring story of a woman who dared to follow her dream.

Rachel Carson was always curious about the world around her. As a girl she loved being outside, always exploring and wanting to know more about the universe. As an adult Rachel wrote books about what she loved--includingSilent Spring, a book that changed the world.
Amy Ehrlich's lucid and loving prose, complemented by Wendell Minor's luminous paintings, tells a memorable story of the power of the word, the power of the individual, and--most of all--the importance of following your heart.
An epilogue sheds light on Rachel Carson's work and life.



Baker & Taylor
A memorable biography provides a look at the life of the author of Silent Spring and explores the early inspirations that led her to her chosen career. 20,000 first printing.

Harcourt Publishing
An inspiring story of a woman who dared to follow her dream.

Rachel Carson was always curious about the world around her. As a girl she loved being outside, always exploring and wanting to know more about the universe. As an adult Rachel wrote books about what she loved--including Silent Spring, a book that changed the world.
Amy Ehrlich's lucid and loving prose, complemented by Wendell Minor's luminous paintings, tells a memorable story of the power of the word, the power of the individual, and--most of all--the importance of following your heart.
An epilogue sheds light on Rachel Carson's work and life.



Baker
& Taylor

Describes the life and work of Rachel Carson, the biologist and writer whose book, "Silent Spring," prompted today's environmental movement.

Publisher: San Diego : Harcourt, c2003.
Edition: 1st ed.
ISBN: 9780152162276
0152162275
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 29 cm.
Additional Contributors: Minor, Wendell

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