THE EDGE OF THE SEA

by Rachel Carson, Sue Hubbell (Introduction), Bob Hines (Illustrator)

"The edge of the sea is a strange & beautiful place." A book to be read for pleasure as well as a practical identification guide, The Edge of the Sea introduces a world of teeming life where the sea meets the land. Rachel Carson's books have become cornerstones of the environmental & conservation movements.

 

Contents:

Acknowledgments

Preface

The marginal world

Patterns of shore life

The rocky shores

The rim of sand

The coral coast

The enduring sea

Appendix: Classification

Index

 

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