Mairead Corrigan and Betty Williams: Making Peace in Northern Ireland

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The Feminist Press at CUNY, Nov 1, 1998 - Juvenile Fiction - 112 pages
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A new multicultural biography series for young readers that focuses on major achievements by women from around the world.
 

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About the author (1998)

Bettina Ling has been a writer, editor, and author of educational material for children for more than seventeen years. She has written more than sixteen books for children and young adults, including biographies on Aung San Suu Kyi and Jose Cansesco. For Scholastic Library Publishing, Ms. Ling has written Wisconsin and Indiana.

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