The Words of Peace, Fourth Edition: Selections from the Speeches of the Winners of the Nobel Peace Prize

The Words of Peace, Fourth Edition: Selections from the Speeches of the Winners of the Nobel Peace Prize

by Irwin Abrams

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Overview

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

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781557047861
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date: 06/17/2008
Series: Newmarket Words Of Series
Edition description: Revised
Pages: 176
Product dimensions: 5.20(w) x 7.90(h) x 0.20(d)

About the Author

Irwin Abrams, author of the award-winning Nobel Peace Prize and the Laureates, is a Distinguished Professor Emeritus, Antioch University. The Words of Peace is part of the Nobel Prize Series official publications, designed to share achievements of the laureates.

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