|aPaths to peace |bpeople who changed the world |cJane Breskin Zalben.
|aNew York |bDutton Children's Books|cc2006.
|a46 p. |bcol. ill. |c27 cm.
|aIncludes bibliographical references (p. 42-44) and index.
|aRalph Waldo Emerson -- Mahatma Gandhi -- Albert Einstein -- Eleanor Roosevelt -- Ralph Bunche -- Mother Teresa -- John Fitzgerald Kennedy -- Anwar El-Sadat -- Cesar Chavez -- Elie Wiesel -- Martin Luther King Jr -- Anne Frank -- The Dalai Lama -- Wangari Maathai -- Aung San Suu Kyi -- Princess Diana.
With a stirring quote set within a stunning and incisive collage, Zalben sets the tone for each of the sixteen peacemakers she profiles in this book. Mahatma Gandhi, Eleanor Roosevelt, Cesar Chavez,Aung San Suu Kyi, and the most recent Nobel Prize winner, Dr.Wangari Maathai, are some of thepeople she chose to represent different eras and parts of the globe. Many started down their path to peace during childhood, and all challenge us to think about improving the lives of others. Also included in this beautiful volume are art notes, a glossary, a bibliography, further reading, and an index, making it an excellent resource for teachers and students.