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Title Rachel Carson's Silent spring [videorecording] / writer and producer, Neil Goodwin ; a Peace River Films production for The American Experience ; WGBH Educational Foundation, WNET/Thirteen and Peace River Films.

Imprint Boston, Mass. : WGBH Boston Video, [2007]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe DVDs 1st Floor  304.28 C239sDr 2007    ---  Available
Description 1 videodisc (56 min.) : sd., col. with b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, NTSC; region 1, full screen (4x3) presentation; Dolby Digital.
Performer Host, David McCullough.
Credits Editor, Michael Chalufour ; music, Sheldon Mirowitz ; narrator, Alex Chadwick ; readings by Meryl Streep. ; cinematographers, Rick Brandt ... [et al.]
Note Originally broadcast on public television in 1993.
Special features: DVD-ROM link to American Experience website; other products of interest.
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.
Subject Carson, Rachel, 1907-1964. Silent spring.
Biologists -- United States -- Biography.
Environmentalists -- United States -- Biography
Science writers -- United States -- Biography.
Pesticides -- Environmental aspects.
Pesticides -- Toxicology.
Pesticides and wildlife.
Insect pests -- Biological control.
Environmental health.
Genre/Form Documentary television programs.
Biographical television programs.
Added Author Goodwin, Neil. Producer. Screenwriter.
Chadwick, Alex, 1947- Narrator.
Streep, Meryl.
Peace River Films.
WGBH Educational Foundation.
WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
WGBH Video (Firm)
Added Title American experience (Television program)
ISBN 1593757638
Standard No. 783421420199
Music No. WG42019 WGBH Boston Video

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