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The Words of Peace

Selections From The Speeches Of The Winners Of The Nobel Peace Prize

This inspirational volume features excerpts from Nobel Peace Prize acceptance speeches since the award's inception in 1901, along with biographical notes on each winner and a complete chronology. Selected by the world's foremost historian of the Nobel Peace Prize, this uplifting collection presents the laureates' perspectives on:

  • Peace
  • The Bonds of Humanity
  • Faith and Hope
  • The Tragedy of War
  • Violence and Nonviolence
  • Human Rights
  • Politics and Leadership

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Book

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9781557047861


Format: Book
Title: The words of peace : selections from the speeches of the winners of the Nobel Peace Prize / selected and editer by Irwin Abrams ; foreword by President Jimmy Carter.
Publisher Date: New York : Newmarket Press, c2008.
Subject: Peace Peace -- Awards Nobel Prizes Nobel Prize winners
Isbn: 9781557047861 (pbk. : alk. paper) 1557047863 (pb : alk. paper)
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Call Number: 327.172 Wor
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Bib Id: 287778

Format: Book
Title: The words of peace : selections from the speeches of the winners of the Nobel Peace Prize / selected and editer by Irwin Abrams ; foreword by President Jimmy Carter.
Edition: 4th ed.
Publisher, Date: New York : Newmarket Press, c2008.
Description: xiii, 160 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Subjects: Peace
Subjects: Peace -- Awards
Subjects: Nobel Prizes
Subjects: Nobel Prize winners
Other Author: Abrams, Irwin, 1914-
Notes: "Published simultaneously in the United States of America and in Canada."
Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents: Foreword / by President Jimmy Carter -- Introduction / by Jakob Sverdrup -- Peace -- The bonds of humanity -- Faith and hope -- The tragedy of war -- Violence and nonviolence -- Human rights -- Politics and leadership -- Biographical notes -- Chronology -- Index.
LCCN: 2008008748
ISBN: 9781557047861 (pbk. : alk. paper)
ISBN: 1557047863 (pb : alk. paper)
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Available Copies: 1
Total Copies: 1
Call Number: 327.172 Wor