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A Look Back at Rachel Carson

Rachel Carson’s seminal book "Silent Spring" came out 50 years ago this month. That work made Rachel Carson a household name but her personal life was kept very private. We take a look back at a book of correspondence between Carson and a close friend, which gives insights into the genesis of "Silent Spring."

A Look Back at Rachel Carson

Rachel Carson’s seminal book "Silent Spring" came out 50 years ago this month. That work made Rachel Carson a household name but her personal life was kept very private. We take a look back at a book of correspondence between Carson and a close friend, which gives insights into the genesis of "Silent Spring."