‘UNBOWED One Woman’s Story’ By Wangari Maathai
It is not surprising that Wangari Maathai’s name, remains engraved in the lives and hearts of the people that crossed her path. This memoir is a hands-down, no-holds-barred look into the multi-faceted life of this brave heroine. She was a child of the African soil who was in the forefront in planting trees, women rights and environmental conservation.
The memoir reveals her achievements. It also details the pains, struggles and demons that she had to overcome in her path to success. Indeed, it is these struggles that shaped her into an unforgettable icon and predictably, earned her a Nobel Peace Prize in 2004.
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