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Title:
Wangari Maathai : get to know the woman who planted trees to bring change
Publication Information:
North Mankato, Minnesota : Capstone Press, [2020].

©2020
ISBN:
9781543591132

9781496665836
Physical Description:
32 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 23 cm
Target Audience:
Ages 8-11

Grades 4-6

830 L
Series:
Fact finders. People you should know
Language:
English
Contents:
Future forests -- Born to lead -- Roots of change -- Tree doctor -- In full bloom.
Abstract:
"Wangari Maathai was a fierce protector of the environment and a courageous advocate for women's rights, especially in her native country of Kenya. Her journey from a girl of rural Africa to college professor, founder of the Green Belt Movement, and Nobel Peace Prize Laureate shows readers how little things can bring about big change"-- Provided by publisher.
Lexile Measure:
830
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