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The Resource My name is Jody Williams : a Vermont girl's winding path to the Nobel Peace Prize, Jody Williams ; foreward by Eve Ensler

My name is Jody Williams : a Vermont girl's winding path to the Nobel Peace Prize, Jody Williams ; foreward by Eve Ensler

Label
My name is Jody Williams : a Vermont girl's winding path to the Nobel Peace Prize
Title
My name is Jody Williams
Title remainder
a Vermont girl's winding path to the Nobel Peace Prize
Statement of responsibility
Jody Williams ; foreward by Eve Ensler
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
As Eve Ensler says in her inspired foreword to this book, "Jody Williams is many things-a simple girl from Vermont, a sister of a disabled brother, a loving wife, an intense character full of fury and mischief, a great strategist, an excellent organizer, a brave and relentless advocate, and a Nobel Peace Prize winner. But to me Jody Williams is, first and foremost, an activist."From her modest beginnings to becoming the tenth woman-and third American woman-to receive the Nobel Peace Prize, Jody Williams takes the reader through the ups and downs of her tumultuous and remarkable life. In a voic
Member of
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Williams, Jody
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
California series in public anthropology
Series volume
25
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Williams, Jody
  • Williams, Jody
  • Pacifists
  • Women Nobel Prize winners
  • Nobel Prize winners
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Nobel Prize winners
  • Pacifists
  • Women Nobel Prize winners
  • United States
Label
My name is Jody Williams : a Vermont girl's winding path to the Nobel Peace Prize, Jody Williams ; foreward by Eve Ensler
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Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: October 10, 1997 -- If you could be anyone -- What do you mean I can't be the pope? -- A special place in hell -- Claude, Casey, and the Corvair convertible -- V-I-E-T-N-A-M, marriage, and Mexico -- The making of a grassroots activist -- The pamphlet -- Boots on the ground : Sandinista interlude -- Dinner with the death squad -- I thought I wanted a straight job-instead I got landmines -- Landmines and love -- The Ottawa Process and the 1997 landmine ban world tour -- Whirlwind : October 10 to December 10, 1997 -- Epilogue -- Acknowledgments -- Illustrations follow page
Control code
ocn828140140
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 260 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781299132313
Lccn
2012031155
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt249sff
  • 90bc2635-bc3f-459d-b24a-879a64fc5536
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)828140140
Label
My name is Jody Williams : a Vermont girl's winding path to the Nobel Peace Prize, Jody Williams ; foreward by Eve Ensler
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: October 10, 1997 -- If you could be anyone -- What do you mean I can't be the pope? -- A special place in hell -- Claude, Casey, and the Corvair convertible -- V-I-E-T-N-A-M, marriage, and Mexico -- The making of a grassroots activist -- The pamphlet -- Boots on the ground : Sandinista interlude -- Dinner with the death squad -- I thought I wanted a straight job-instead I got landmines -- Landmines and love -- The Ottawa Process and the 1997 landmine ban world tour -- Whirlwind : October 10 to December 10, 1997 -- Epilogue -- Acknowledgments -- Illustrations follow page
Control code
ocn828140140
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 260 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781299132313
Lccn
2012031155
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt249sff
  • 90bc2635-bc3f-459d-b24a-879a64fc5536
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)828140140

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