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The Sea Around Us, The Edge of the Sea, Under the Sea Wind
The Sea Around Us The Edge of the Sea Under the Sea Wind Author:Rachel Carson The American Museum of Natural History Special Members' Edition — The Sea Around Us: In this newly revised and illustrated edition of her world-famous, award-winning classic, Rachel Carson reveals the science and poetry of the sea from its primeval beginnings to the latest scientific probings of its tantalizing mysteries. Oceanography made great... more » strides during the exciting decade of the fifties; new discoveries were made, and Miss Carson describes the most important findings in the Appendix in a series of notes keyed to the original text.
Under the Sea Wind: Rachel Carson describes the dramatic struggle for life that rages along the shores and in the depths of the mysterious seas. Here is the story of the birds and fish who battle nature and natural enemies as they seek food, a mate, a place to spawn and hatch. Miss Carson tells of the habits and habitats of myriad sea life in the hauntingly beautiful prose which won her world renown as a naturalist and as a writer.
The Edge of the Sea: Rachel Carson takes you on a scientific tour of a world as old as time, a world where life began and the forces of evolution are still at work. At the sea's edge, that mysterious region where sea and shore meet, she shows you the watery kingdom of curious creatures who shape their lives to the rhythm of the changing tides.« less