Silent Spring Revisited

Silent Spring Revisited

Conor Mark Jameson

American scientist and writer Rachel Carson is expounded to have sparked the fashionable day environmental flow with the ebook of Silent Spring in 1962. She made shiny the possibility of existence with no birdsong. yet has her caution been heeded?

Fifty years on, Conor Mark Jameson displays at the development of environmentalism for the reason that Silent Spring used to be released. His revealing and interesting story plots milestone occasions in conservation, pop culture and political historical past within the British Isles and past, tracing a direction in the course of the part century seeing that 'zero hour', 1962.

Around this he weaves his personal observations and touching own reviews, looking to resolution the query: what occurred to the birds, and birdsong, and why does it matter?

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