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Wangari Maathai : the woman who planted millions of trees
Title:
Wangari Maathai : the woman who planted millions of trees
Uniform Title:
Wangari Maathai. English
ISBN:
9781580896269
Edition:
First US edition.
Physical Description:
45 pages : illustrations (some color), color map ; 27 cm
Reading Level:
970 L Lexile
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Summary:
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.
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