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Environmental Pioneers
Patricia Byrnes ©1998

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  • 160 pages
  • More than 60 black-and-white photos and drawings
  • Reinforced library binding
  • 6" x 9"
  • List of environmental organizations
  • Bibliography
  • Index
  • Grades 5 and up
  • ISBN: 978-1-881508-45-9
  • $19.95







“Unlike most authors of books on this topic for a young audience, Byrnes is an experienced environmental writer, and takes an affectionate tone in describing her subjects.”
School Library Journal

“Black-and-white photographs, mostly of excellent quality, enhance the narrative.”

Included are John Muir, J. N.Ding” Darling, Rosalie Edge, Aldo Leopold, Olaus and Margaret Murie, Rachel Carson, David Brower, and Gaylord Nelson.