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OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title Silent spring /
Author Carson, Rachel,
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Darling, Lois.
Darling, Louis.
Publisher Houghton Mifflin Company ; The Riverside Press,
Year Published 1962
OCLC Number 00561302
ISBN 039516611X; 9780395166116; 0395683297; 9780395683293; 061825305X; 9780618253050; 0395075068; 9780395075067
Subjects Pesticides--Environmental aspects. ; Pesticides--Toxicology. ; Pesticides and wildlife. ; Insect pests--Biological control. ; Environmental Health. ; Insect Control. ; Environmental pollutants--U.S.
Additional Subjects Pesticides--Toxicology ; Pesticides and wildlife ; Insect control--Biological control
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EIAM  SB959.C3 Region 2 Library/New York,NY 04/20/1991 STATUS
EJDM  QH545.P4C38 1962 Env Science Center Library/Ft Meade,MD 08/25/1990
EKCM  SB959.C3 CEMM/GEMMD Library/Gulf Breeze,FL 02/11/2013
ELDM  QH545.P4C38 1962 CCTE/GLTED Library/Duluth,MN 12/03/2004
EMBM  QH545.P4C38 1962 NRMRL/GWERD Library/Ada,OK 04/15/1994
EOAM  SB959.C3 Bindery Region 8 Technical Library/Denver,CO 01/01/1988
ERAM  SB959.C3 3 copies Region 9 Library/San Francisco,CA 02/09/2010 STATUS
ESAM  SB959.C3 Region 10 Library/Seattle,WA 01/01/1988 STATUS
ESBM  SB959.C3 CPHEA/PESD Library/Corvallis,OR 01/01/1988 STATUS
Collation x pages, 6 unnumbered pages, 368 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-355) and index.
Contents Notes
A fable for tomorrow -- The obligation to endure -- Elixirs of death -- Surface waters and underground seas -- Realms of the soil -- Earth's green mantle -- Needless havoc -- And no birds sing -- Rivers of death -- Indiscriminately from the skies -- Beyond the dreams of the Borgias -- The human price -- Through a narrow window -- One in every four -- Nature fights back -- Rumblings of an avalanche -- Other road. "An important, controversial account ... of the way in which man's use of poisons to control insect pests and unwanted vegetation is changing the balance of nature." Booklist.