Year of publication: 2002
Rachel Carson SILENT SPRING Fortieth Anniversary Edition Introduction by Linda Lear Afterword by Edward O. Wilson To Albert Schweitzer who said Man has lost the capacity to foresee and to forestall. He will end by destroying the earth. The sedge is witherd from the lake, And no birds sing. KEATS I am pessimistic about the human race because it is too ingenious for its own good. Our approach to nature is to beat it into submission. We would stand a better chance of survival if we accommodated ...