Silence Symbol Timeline in Silent Spring
The timeline below shows where the symbol Silence appears in Silent Spring. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
Chapter 1: A Fable for Tomorrow
...its wake. Inexplicable illnesses, among both adults and children, puzzle the town’s doctors. An eerie silence reigns, as birds are found everywhere dead or dying, trembling violently. (full context)
Chapter 8: And No Birds Sing
Chapter 12: The Human Price