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The Sea Around Us
The Sea Around Us
Author: Rachel Carson
Published in 1951, The Sea Around Us was a phenomenal success. Rachel Carson's rare ability to combine scientific insight with moving, poetic prose catapulted her book to first place on The New York Times bestseller list, where it remained on top for thirty-one consecutive weeks. It stayed on the list for more than a year and a half and ultimate...  more »
ISBN-13: 9780195147018
ISBN-10: 0195147014
Publication Date: 9/23/2003
Pages: 274
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.

3.5 stars, based on 1 rating
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Book Type: Hardcover
Other Versions: Paperback
Members Wishing: 4
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PabloRafael avatar reviewed The Sea Around Us on + 19 more book reviews
This is an interesting book that is well written and thoroughly researched. It is hard to give it a rating since the information is so outdated. It is less valuable as a science resource and more valuable as a history of what we knew in 1951.
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Recommended as a "living book" for natural history study.