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Four Against The Odds: The Struggle To Save Our Environment

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Four inspirational biographies sure to appeal to young environmentalists. Krensky tells of John Muir, who helped create our national parks system, Rachel Carson on the danger of pesticides, the unselfish efforts of Chico Mendes to save the rain forests, and Lois Gibbs and her fight for the Love Canal community.
Paperback, 112 pages
Published June 1st 1992 by Scholastic (first published January 1st 1992)
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Patrick  Huggins
Oct 04, 2018 rated it liked it
Short and sweet micro biography of 4 environmental allies.
Wendi (Alex) Werner
Apr 12, 2011 rated it really liked it
covers John Muir, Rachel Carson, Lois Gibbs (of Love Canal), Chico Mendes (rubber tapper killed for helping Brazilian rain forest)
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Shelves: 1994
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