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Unbowed : a memoir / Wangari Muta Maathai.

Author/Creator:
Maathai, Wangari author.
Edition:
First Anchor Books edition.
Publication:
New York : Anchor Books, a division of Random House, Inc., 2007.
Format/Description:
Book
[4], xvii, [1], 326, [4] pages, [16] unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 21 cm
Subjects:
Maathai, Wangari.
Tree planters (Persons) -- Kenya -- Biography.
Green Belt Movement (Society : Kenya)
Women conservationists -- Kenya -- Biography.
Women politicians -- Kenya -- Biography.
Tree planters (Persons)
Women conservationists.
Women politicians.
Kenya.
Form/Genre:
Autobiographies.
Biographies.
Autobiographies.
Place of Publication:
United States New York (State) New York (City)
Contents:
1: Beginnings
2: Cultivation
3: Education and the state of emergency
4: American dream
5: Independence-Kenya's and my own
6: Foresters without diplomas
7: Difficult years
8: Seeds of change
9: Fighting for freedom
10: Freedom turns a corner
11: Aluta continua: the struggle continues
12: Opening the gates of politics
13: Rise up and walk
Epilogue: Canopy of hope
Afterword to the Anchor Books edition.
Notes:
Originally published: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2006.
"First Anchor Books Edition, September 2007."
"Book design by M. Kristen Bearse."
"Cover design by Gabriele Wilson. Author photograph © Brigitte Lacombe. Illustration by Christopher Silas Neal."
"With a New Afterword"--Cover.
Includes index.
Local notes:
Kislak Center Banks Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries in 2018 by Joanna Banks.
Penn Provenance:
Banks, Joanna (donor) (Banks Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
2007
2006
Contributor:
Joanna Banks Collection of African American Books (University of Pennsylvania)
ISBN:
9780307275202 :
0307275205
OCLC:
316327591
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