Why war is never a good idea

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Publisher:
HarperCollinsPublishers,
Pub. Date:
[2007]
Language:
English
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Though War is Old

It has not

Become wise.

Poet and activist Alice Walker personifies the power and wanton devastation of war in this evocative poem.

Stefano Vitale?s compelling paintings illustrate this unflinching look at war?s destructive nature and unforeseen consequences.

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9780060753856
9780060753863
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LG
Level 3.6, 0.5 Points
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title_fullWhy war is never a good idea / Alice Walker ; illustrations by Stefano Vitale
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