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Seeds of change: planting a path to peace

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Publisher:
Lee & Low Books,
Pub. Date:
c2010.
Edition:
1st ed.
Language:
English
Description
A picture book biography of scientist Wangari Maathai, the first African woman - and first environnmentalist - to win a Nobel Peace Prize in 2004 for planting trees in her native Kenya. Detailed narrative and vibrant images paint a robust portrait of this inspiring champion of women's rights and the environment and engagingly capture the people, clothing and landscape of Kenya.
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ISBN:
9781600603679
160060367
Reading Level:
LG
Level 4.8, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
820L
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subject_facet Green Belt Movement (Society : Kenya) -- Juvenile literature
Kenya -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
Kenya -- Environmental conditions -- Juvenile literature
Maathai, Wangari -- Juvenile literature
Nobel Prize winners -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
Tree planters (Persons) -- Kenya -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
Women Nobel Prize winners -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
Women conservationists -- Kenya -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
Women politicians -- Kenya -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
Women's rights -- Kenya -- Juvenile literature
title_display Seeds of change : planting a path to peace
title_full Seeds of change : planting a path to peace / by Jen Cullerton Johnson ; illustrated by Sonia Lynn Sadler
title_short Seeds of change :
title_sub planting a path to peace
topic_facet Environmental conditions
Maathai, Wangari
Nobel Prize winners
Tree planters (Persons)
Women Nobel Prize winners
Women conservationists
Women politicians
Women's rights