Wangari Maathai: The Woman Who Planted a Million Trees (Hardcover)

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By Franck Prevot, Aurelia Fronty (Illustrator)
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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.

About the Author

Franck Prevot studied in Lyon then in Paris. He lives in France and divides his time between his family, his pupils, writing, and meetings with his readers. Aurelia Fonty attended the school of the Arts Appliques Duperre, Paris. She specialized in textile creation and design. She briefly worked with Christian LeCroix and freelanced as an illustrator and textile designer. She has worked as an illustrator with many publishers. She lives in France.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781580896269
ISBN-10: 158089626X
Publisher: Charlesbridge Publishing
Publication Date: January 6th, 2015
Pages: 48
Language: English

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