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Author Mirza, Sandrine, author.

Title People of peace : 40 inspiring icons / Sandrine Mirza & Le Duo.

Publication Info. Minneapolis, MN : Wide Eyed Editions, 2018.
1 hold on first copy returned of 1 copy


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 327.172 MIR    Coming Soon
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction.
Description 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 27 cm
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Note "First published in 2017 in French by Gallimard Jeunesse, France."--Title page verso.
Summary Dreamers, leaders, fighters for our rights ... meet 40 amazing activists for peace! From Martin Luther King's dream to Gandhi's protest to Nelson Mandela's struggle, discover how each of these people dedicated their lives to making the world a better place in their own unique, and peaceful, way.
Contents Immanuel Kant -- Victor Schoelcher -- Victor Hugo -- Henry David Thoreau -- Henri Dunant -- Lejzer Ludwik Zamenhof -- Bertha Von Suttner -- Jean Jaurès -- Rosa Luxemburg -- Woodrow Wilson -- Otto Dix -- Aristide Briand -- Erich Maria Remarque -- Pablo Picasso -- Dalton Trumbo -- Charlie Chaplin -- Sophie Scholl -- Raoul Wallenberg -- Albert Einstein -- Gandhi -- Eleanor Roosevelt -- Martin Luther King -- Joan Baez -- Muhammad Ali -- John Lennon -- Adolfo Pérez Esquivel -- Mairead Corrigan and Betty Williams -- Wangari Maathai -- Ikuo Hirayama -- Tenzin Gyatso -- Mikhail Gorbachev -- Václav Havel -- Nelson Mandela -- Rigoberta Menchu -- Jody Williams -- Daniel Barenboim -- Kim Dae-Jung -- Michael Moore -- Tegla Loroupe -- Malala Yousafzai.
Subject Pacifists -- Juvenile literature.
Civil rights workers -- Juvenile literature.
Civil rights workers.
Genre/Form Biographies.
Added Author Le Duo (Firm), illustrator.
ISBN 9781786031440 (trade)
1786031442 (trade)

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