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Rachel Carson's Silent Spring

(DVD - 2007 )
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Witness the life of passionate biologist and environmentalist, Rachel Carson, and how she exposed the effects of the unregulated use of pesticides and herbicides by the federal government, and sparked a revolution in environmental policy.
Title: Rachel Carson's Silent spring
[videorecording (DVD)]
Publisher: Boston : WGBH Boston Video, c2007.
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (56 min.) :,sd., col. with b&w ;,4 3/4 in.
Notes: Also issued as part of the Nova boxed set Becoming green : growing environmental awareness, with B&T ISBN 9781593758073.
Originally broadcast on public television.
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Summary: Witness the life of passionate biologist and environmentalist, Rachel Carson, and how she exposed the effects of the unregulated use of pesticides and herbicides by the federal government, and sparked a revolution in environmental policy.
Audience: Not rated.
ISBN: 9781593758073
1593757638
9781593757632
Statement of Responsibility: a Peace River Films production for American Experience ; produced and written by Neil Goodwin ; WGBH Educational Foundation, WNET/Thirteen and Peace River Films
Credits: Editor, Michael Chalufour ; music, Sheldon Mirowitz.
Performers: Narrator Alex Chadwick, readings by Meryl Streep.
System Details: DVD, region 1, full screen (4x3) presentation; Dolby Digital, NTSC.
Subject Headings: Insect pests Biological control. Pesticides and wildlife. Pesticides Toxicology. Pesticides Environmental aspects. Carson, Rachel, 1907-1964. Silent spring.
Genre/Form: Documentary films.
Documentary television programs.
Biographical television programs.
Topical Term: Insect pests
Pesticides and wildlife.
Pesticides
Pesticides
Publisher No: WG42019
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Must see - we are facing the same issues again from the same Corporations - Monsanto - agent orange. This woman was ahead of her time yet we would all be worse off without her having been there.

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