Paths to Peace

Paths to Peace Cover

Paths to Peace

People Who Changed the World

By Jane Breskin Zalben

Dutton Children's Books, Hardcover, 9780525477341, 46pp.

Publication Date: March 2, 2006

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.

About the Author
Jane Breskin Zalben is the author-artist for many books, including "Saturday" "Night at the Beastro," which she created with her husband, Steven. She lives in Long Island, New York."