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Silent spring
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Published:
Boston : Cambridge, Mass. : Houghton Mifflin ; Riverside Press, 1962.
Physical Desc:
x, 368 pages ill. 22 cm.
Accelerated Reader:
IL: UG - BL: 11.5 - AR Pts: 19
Lexile measure:
1340L
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Description

Rachel Carson's Silent Spring was first published in three serialized excerpts in the New Yorker in June of 1962. The book appeared in September of that year and the outcry that followed its publication forced the banning of DDT and spurred revolutionary changes in the laws affecting our air, land, and water. Carson's passionate concern for the future of our planet reverberated powerfully throughout the world, and her eloquent book was instrumental in launching the environmental movement. It is without question one of the landmark books of the twentieth century.

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Format:
Book
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
UG
Level 11.5, 19 Points
Lexile measure:
1340

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Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (p. [299]-355) and index.
Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Carson, R., Darling, L., & Darling, L. (1962). Silent spring. Boston : Cambridge, Mass.: Houghton Mifflin ; Riverside Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Carson, Rachel, 1907-1964, Lois. Darling and Louis. Darling. 1962. Silent Spring. Boston : Cambridge, Mass.: Houghton Mifflin ; Riverside Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Carson, Rachel, 1907-1964, Lois. Darling and Louis. Darling, Silent Spring. Boston : Cambridge, Mass.: Houghton Mifflin ; Riverside Press, 1962.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Carson, Rachel, Lois Darling, and Louis Darling. Silent Spring. Boston : Cambridge, Mass.: Houghton Mifflin ; Riverside Press, 1962. 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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