Wangari s Trees of Peace

This true story of Wangari Maathai, environmentalist and winner of the Nobel Peace Prize, is a shining example of how one woman's passion, vision, and determination inspired great change.

Wangari s Trees of Peace

Wangari s Trees of Peace

This true story of Wangari Maathai, environmentalist and winner of the Nobel Peace Prize, is a shining example of how one woman's passion, vision, and determination inspired great change.

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Wangari's Trees of Peace
Language: en
Pages: 32
Authors:
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Harcourt Childrens Books

This true story of Wangari Maathai, environmentalist and winner of the Nobel Peace Prize, is a shining example of how one woman's passion, vision, and determination inspired great change.
Wangari's Trees of Peace
Language: en
Pages: 32
Authors: Jeanette Winter
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-07-31 - Publisher:

For use in schools and libraries only. When she returns to her childhood home in Kenya and sees that the whole forest around her village is being cut down, courageous and determined Wangari starts planting trees in her own backyard and ends up in the midst of a movement that
Mama Miti
Language: en
Pages: 40
Authors: Donna Jo Napoli
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-05-08 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

“Nelson’s pictures, a jaw-dropping union of African textiles collaged with oil paintings, brilliantly capture the villagers’ clothing and the greening landscape…This is, in a word, stunning.” —Kirkus Reviews (starred review) “Nelson’s (We Are the Ship) breathtaking portraits of Maathai often have a beatific quality; bright African textiles represent fields, mountains,
Wangari's Trees of Peace
Language: en
Pages: 32
Authors: Jeanette Winter
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-09-21 - Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Owen is seventeen and smart. He knows what he wants to do with his life. But then he meets Natalie and he realizes he doesn't know anything much at all.
Planting the Trees of Kenya
Language: en
Pages: 32
Authors: Claire A. Nivola
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-04 - Publisher: Farrar Straus & Giroux

Watercolor illustrations and lyrical prose combine to tell the remarkable true story of Wangari Maathai, the winner of the 2004 Nobel Peace Prize, who changed the fate of her village in the highlands of Kenya by teaching her people how to care for it. 15,000 first printing.

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