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Silent Spring is a book written by Rachel Carson and published by Houghton Mifflin in September 1962. The book is widely credited with helping launch the environmental movement. When Silent Spring was published, Rachel Carson was already a well-known writer on natural history, but had not previously been a social critic.
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- Seller Inventory #
- Silent Spring
- Carson, Rachel
- Darling, Louis; and Darling, Louise
- Hardcover. Sewn binding is square and tight. Block and pages are clean and unmarked. Book appears to be lightly read.
- Book condition
- Used - Near Fine
- Jacket condition
- Very Good
- Quantity available
- First Edition thus
- Houghton Mifflin Company
- Place of Publication
- Date published
- Non-Fiction. Nature. Biology. Carcinogens.
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