Mighty Be Our Powers

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Mighty Be Our Powers

How Sisterhood, Prayer, and Sex Changed a Nation at War

By Leymah Gbowee; Carol Mithers

Beast Books, Paperback, 9780984295197, 260pp.

Publication Date: March 26, 2013

From the winner of the 2011 Nobel Peace Prize. In a time of death and terror, Gbowee brought Liberia's women together--and together they led a nation to peace. In the process, she emerged as an international leader who changed history.

About the Author
LEYMAH GBOWEE, a Liberian peace and women's rights activist, is "The Daily Beast"'s Africa columnist. She is a single mother of six and is based in Accra, Ghana, where she is the executive director of the Women, Peace, and Security Network Africa. In 2007, the Women's Leadership Board at Harvard University's John F. Kennedy School of Government honored her with the Blue Ribbon Peace Award.