Wangari Maathai : the woman who planted millions of trees
|Format:||Print Book 2015|
|Availability:||Available at 7 Libraries 7 of 9 copies|
Wangari Maathai received the Nobel Peace Prize in 2004 for her efforts to lead women in a nonviolent struggle to bring peace and democracy to Africa through its reforestation. Her organization planted over thirty million trees in thirty years. This beautiful picture book tells the story of an amazing woman and an inspiring idea.
Published ReviewsBooklist Review: "
Publisher's Weekly Review: "
-- Juvenile literature.
Green Belt Movement (Society : Kenya) -- Juvenile literature.
Environmentalists -- Kenya -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Women -- Biography.
|Publisher|| Watertown, MA :2015
|Edition||First US edition.|
|Other Titles|| Wangari Maathai.
45 pages : illustrations (some color), color map ; 27 cm
Includes bibliographical references (page 45).