"Rise up and Walk!"; First edition of Unbowed; Signed by Nobel Peace Prize Winner Wangari Maathai
Item Number: 4357
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2006.
First edition. Octavo, original half cloth. Signed by Wangari Maathai who has added the words “Rise up and Walk!” Fine in a fine dust jacket. Laid in is lecture announcement, given by Maathai.
Maathai, founder of the Green Belt Movement and was the recipient of the 2004 Nobel Peace Prize. "Wangari Maathais memoir is direct, honest, and beautifully writtena gripping account of modern Africas trials and triumphs, a universal story of courage, persistence, and success against great odds in a noble cause" (President Bill Clinton).