Rachel louise carson (may 27, 1907 – april 14, 1964) was an american marine biologist, author, and conservationist whose book silent spring and other writings are credited with advancing the global environmental movement. Tag: civil rights ssush24e the earth author, and conservationist whose book silent spring . As a shy young woman, rachel carson found joy and purpose in studying the creatures all around her her articles and books about marine life made her a best-selling author, but it was her groundbreaking book silent spring, about the effects of the pesticide ddt on wild animals and birds, that turned her into a househol. Rachel carson warned the world of the dire environmental impact of fertilizers and pesticides in her her first book, under the author biographycom. Transcript of rachel carson: the author of "silent spring" family, friends, etc what did she do “rachel carson's biography” rachel carson,.
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