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What a Book Can Do The Publication and Reception of Silent Spring

By: Priscilla Coit Murphy
288 pages, 15 Illus
What a Book Can Do
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  • What a Book Can Do ISBN: 9781558495821 Paperback Mar 2007 Usually dispatched within 1 week
Price: £20.95
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In 1962, the publication of Rachel Carson's "Silent Spring" sparked widespread public debate on the hazards of pesticide abuse for humans and their environment. This work explores how a newsmaking book enabled a single voice of warning to gain the attention of the entire country, and beyond.

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PRISCILLA COIT MURPHY is an independent scholar who lives in Chapel Hill, North Carolina.

By: Priscilla Coit Murphy
288 pages, 15 Illus
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