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Silent spring
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More Details
Published:
Boston : Houghton Mifflin, [2002].
Format:
Book
Edition:
Fortieth anniversary edition, first Mariner Books edition.
Physical Desc:
xix, 378 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780618249060, 9780618249060, 0618249060, 0618249060, 0395683297, 9780618249060 (pbk.)
Accelerated Reader:
UG
Level 11.5, 19 Points
Lexile measure:
1340

Notes

General Note
Originally published: 1962.
General Note
"Portions of this book were first published as a series of articles in The New Yorker"--T.p. verso.
General Note
"The classic that launched the environmental movement"--Dust jacket cover.
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description
Discusses the reckless annihilation of fish and birds by the use of pesticides and warns of the possible genetic effects on humans.
Description
Exposes the effects of indiscriminate use of chemicals, of the destruction of wildlife and the balance of nature, and of man's progressive poisoning of his own habitat.
Target Audience
1340L,Lexile
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Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Carson, R., Darling, L., & Darling, L. (2002). Silent spring. Fortieth anniversary edition, first Mariner Books edition. Boston: Houghton Mifflin.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Carson, Rachel, 1907-1964, Lois Darling and Louis Darling. 2002. Silent Spring. Boston: Houghton Mifflin.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Carson, Rachel, 1907-1964, Lois Darling and Louis Darling, Silent Spring. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 2002.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Carson, Rachel, Lois Darling, and Louis Darling. Silent Spring. Fortieth anniversary edition, first Mariner Books edition. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 2002. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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