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The Resource Rachel Carson : a twentieth-century life, by Ellen Levine

Rachel Carson : a twentieth-century life, by Ellen Levine

Label
Rachel Carson : a twentieth-century life
Title
Rachel Carson
Title remainder
a twentieth-century life
Statement of responsibility
by Ellen Levine
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses author and marine biologist Rachel Carson's efforts to protect the environment, from her childhood nature outings through the impact of her 1962 book, "Silent Spring."
Member of
Summary
Presents the life and accomplishments of the American biologist, whose influential work, "The Silent Spring," about the danger of pesticides had a significant impact on the environmental movement of the 1960s
Writing style
Award
Amelia Bloomer List, 2008
Awards note
  • Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2008.
  • Amelia Bloomer Award, 2008.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
202208
Cataloging source
BKX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Levine, Ellen
Dewey number
  • 570.92
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
011-up
Interest level
Grades 5-8
LC call number
  • QH31.C33
  • QE
LC item number
L48 2007
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 9
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
8.3
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Up close
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Carson, Rachel
  • Carson, Rachel
  • Carson, Rachel
  • Women biologists
  • Women environmentalists
  • Biologists
  • Environmentalists
  • Biologists
  • Environmentalists
  • Women
  • Biologists
  • Environmentalists
  • Women biologists
  • Women environmentalists
  • United States
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a twentieth-century life
Label
Rachel Carson : a twentieth-century life, by Ellen Levine
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 194-215) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Wild birds and creatures -- Vision splendid -- Adventurous mind -- Roaring seaward, and I go -- Seven-minute fish tales -- Superb indifference -- Field mice for twelve -- Can't stop researching -- She's done it again -- Under the name of civilization -- Reverence for life -- Argument with a woman -- Epilogue -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Permissions and acknowledgments -- Index
Control code
ocn122374061
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
224 pages
Isbn
9780670062201
Lccn
2007298178
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)122374061
Label
Rachel Carson : a twentieth-century life, by Ellen Levine
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 194-215) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Wild birds and creatures -- Vision splendid -- Adventurous mind -- Roaring seaward, and I go -- Seven-minute fish tales -- Superb indifference -- Field mice for twelve -- Can't stop researching -- She's done it again -- Under the name of civilization -- Reverence for life -- Argument with a woman -- Epilogue -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Permissions and acknowledgments -- Index
Control code
ocn122374061
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
224 pages
Isbn
9780670062201
Lccn
2007298178
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)122374061

Library Locations

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