The Quiet Crisis

by Stewart Udall
The Quiet Crisis
  • ISBN-13: 9781632460196
  • Author(s): Stewart Udall
  • Introduction by: John F. Kennedy
  • Subject: The environment
  • Publisher: Ig Publishing
  • Imprint: Ig Publishing
  • Publication Date: 28-07-2016
  • Format: p/b

Availability: In stock

£17.99
In his best-selling 1963 book, The Quiet Crisis, Stewart Udall warned of the dangers of pollution and threats to America's natural resources, calling for a nationwide 'land conscience' to conserve the nation's wild places. Along with Rachel Carson's Silent Spring (originally published 1962; in print with Penguin Modern Classics, 2000), The Quiet Crisis is credited with triggering the modern environmental movement in America.
About the book

In his best-selling 1963 book, The Quiet Crisis, Stewart Udall warned of the dangers of pollution and threats to America's natural resources, calling for a nationwide 'land conscience' to conserve the nation's wild places. Along with Rachel Carson's Silent Spring (originally published 1962; in print with Penguin Modern Classics, 2000), The Quiet Crisis is credited with triggering the modern environmental movement in America.