The Edge of the Sea

The Edge of the Sea

by Rachel Carson, Sue Hubbell

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"The edge of the sea is a strange and beautiful place." A book to be read for pleasure as well as a practical identification guide, The Edge of the Sea introduces a world of teeming life where the sea meets the land. A new generation of readers is discovering why Rachel Carson's books have become cornerstones of the environmental and conservation movements. New introduction by Sue Hubbell. (A Mariner Reissue)

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  • Format: Paperback

  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9780395924969

  • ISBN-10: 0395924960

  • Pages: 304

  • Price: $15.95

  • Publication Date: 10/15/1998

  • Carton Quantity: 48

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Rachel Carson

Rachel Carson (1907–1964) spent most of her professional life as a marine biologist with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. By the late 1950s, she had written three lyrical, popular books about the sea, including the best-selling The Sea Around Us, and had become the most respected science writer in America. She completed Silent Spring against formidable personal odds, and with it shaped a powerful social movement that has altered the course of history.
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Sue Hubbell
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Sue Hubbell

Sue Hubbell was the author of eight books, including A Country Year and New York Times Notable Book A Book of Bees. She wrote for the New Yorker, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Smithsonian, and Time, and was a frequent contributor to the "Hers" column of the New York Times. 
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    "A brilliantly written argument that changed the course of history." - Vice President Al Gore

    "Catching the life breath of science on the still glass of poetry." Time Magazine

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Related Categories

  • Format: Paperback

  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9780395924969

  • ISBN-10: 0395924960

  • Pages: 304

  • Price: $15.95

  • Publication Date: 10/15/1998

  • Carton Quantity: 48

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