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Title Rachel Carson's Silent spring [(DVD) videorecording] / a Peace River Films production for American Experience ; produced and written by Neil Goodwin ; WGBH Educational Foundation, WNET/Thirteen and Peace River Films.

Publication Info. Boston, Mass. : WGBH Boston Video, [2007]
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 Nichols Adult DVD Nonfiction  363.7384 RAC    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 videodisc (56 min.) : sound, color with black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, region 1, full screen (4x3) presentation; Dolby Digital, NTSC.
Performer Narrator Alex Chadwick, readings by Meryl Streep.
Credits Editor, Michael Chalufour ; music, Sheldon Mirowitz.
Note Originally broadcast on public television.
Audience Not rated.
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.
Subject Carson, Rachel, 1907-1964. Silent spring.
Pesticides -- Environmental aspects -- Videodiscs.
Pesticides -- Toxicology -- Videodiscs.
Pesticides and wildlife -- Videodiscs.
Insect pests -- Biological control -- Videodiscs.
Environmental health -- Videodiscs.
Genre Documentary television programs.
Added Author Goodwin, Neil.
Chadwick, Alex, 1947-
Streep, Meryl.
Carson, Rachel, 1907-1964.
Peace River Films.
WGBH Educational Foundation.
WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
WGBH Video (Firm)
Added Title Silent spring
American experience (Television program) Silent spring.
ISBN 9781593757632
Standard No. 783421420199
Music No. WG42019 WGBH Boston Video
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