ISBN-10:
1558612637
ISBN-13:
9781558612631
Pub. Date:
08/01/2001
Publisher:
Feminist Press at CUNY, The
Marina Silva: Defending Rainforest Communities in Brazil

Marina Silva: Defending Rainforest Communities in Brazil

by Ziporah Hildebrandt, Charlotte Bunch

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Overview

A vital biography for young readers of a courageous Brazilian woman dedicated to saving the Amazon rainforest.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781558612631
Publisher: Feminist Press at CUNY, The
Publication date: 08/01/2001
Series: Women Changing the World Series
Edition description: 1ST
Pages: 112
Product dimensions: 7.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.30(d)
Age Range: 9 - 12 Years

Table of Contents

Foreword: What Does It Take to Change the World?7
1.Girl from the Rainforest13
2.Lessons from the Trees18
3.Out of Debt Slavery33
4.The Amazon Is Burning49
5."A Strong Notion of Justice"57
6."First the Dream, Then the Fight"68
7.Carrying the Dream to the Government82
8."To the Future, That's Where I'll Go"94
Chronology103
Glossary105
Further Reading107
Index109

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