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The edge of the sea.

Rachel Carson

The edge of the sea.

by Rachel Carson

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  • 18 Currently reading

Published by New American Library in [New York] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Seashore biology.,
  • Marine Biology.

  • Edition Notes

    FROM THE PERSONAL LIBRARY OF AVA HELEN AND LINUS PAULING.

    StatementWith illus. by Bob Hines.
    SeriesSignet science library
    The Physical Object
    Pagination238 p.
    Number of Pages238
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15567300M

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A new generation of readers is. The Edge of the Sea was a book Carson had always wanted to write. Her idea for it began while she still worked at the US Fish and Wildlife Service. She thought of it as a "field guide," and Houghton Mifflin editor-in-chief Paul Brooks had a similar idea in mind when the two first met after Carson achieved literary fame with The Sea Around Us.

THE EDGE OF THE SEA by Rachel Carson ‧ RELEASE DATE: Oct. 26, The Sea Around Us and Under the Sea-Wind introduced Rachel Carson to a reading public eager to welcome a scientist who wrote like a poet. This poetic quality is again dominant in this interpretation of the nature of the shore and the life in which it abounds.

In she published her prize-winning study of the ocean, The Sea Around Us, which was followed by The Edge of the Sea in These books constituted a biography of the ocean and made Carson famous as a naturalist and science writer for the public. Carson resigned from government service in to devote herself to her writing.

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The Edge of the Sea Finalist, National Book Awards for Nonfiction. ISBN Houghton Mifflin. Rachel Carson. She completed Silent Spring against formidable personal odds, and with it shaped a powerful social movement that has altered the course of history. The Edge of the Sea () Silent Spring () Rachel Louise Carson ( – Ap ) was an American marine biologist, author, and conservationist whose book Silent Spring and other writings are credited with advancing the global environmental : Rachel Louise Carson,Springdale.

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CHRISTY AWARD NOMINEE FOR YOUNG ADULT FICTION “So good–smart, funny, as full of ideas as action.”. This is basically a natural history book written as if it where a novel. In "Edge of the Sea" she describes seashores, the environment and how it defines the animals and plants that a visitor will by:.

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