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The house of life: Rachel Carson at work; with selections from her writings published and unpublished.

; Carson, Rachel, 1907-1964. Works. Selections. 1972
Boston, Houghton, Mifflin, 1972.
ISBN 0395135176, 9780395135174

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Other Authors Carson, Rachel, 1907-1964.
Subjects Biologists -- United States -- Biography.
Carson, Rachel, 1907-1964.
Carson, Rachel.
Environmentalists -- United States -- Biography.
Science writers -- United States -- Biography.
Science writers.
United States.
Description xvi, 350 pages illustrations 24 cm
Copyright Date 1972.
Notes "Rachel Carson bibliography": pages 339-343.
Contents Acknowledgments -- Preface -- 1. The writer and his subject -- 2. Two currents meet -- 3. "Undersea" -- 4. Firstborn -- 5. From Under the sea-wind. "Flood-tide." "Winter storm." "Race to the sea." "Birth of a mackerel." "The abyss" -- 6. Washington: war and postwar -- 7. "An island I remember" -- 8. Conservation in action -- 9. At work on The sea around us -- 10. Fame -- 11. From The sea around us. "The birth of an island" -- 12. The evolution of an idea -- 13. From The edge of the sea. "The marginal world." "Patterns of shore life" -- 14. Sky, a child's world, and a dream -- 15. "Our ever-changing shore" -- 16. The genesis of Silent spring -- 17. Marshaling the experts -- 18. The end and the beginning -- 19. From Silent spring. "The obligation to endure." "The story of Clear Lake." "Earth's green mantle." "Through a narrow window." "The balance of nature." "The other road" -- 20. The storm -- 21. The closing journey -- Sources -- Rachel Carson bibliography -- Index.
Genre Biography.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)278509
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Brooks, Paul, 1909-1998.
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