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The Nobel Peace Prize and the laureates : an illustrated biographical history, 1901-2001, Irwin Abrams

Label
The Nobel Peace Prize and the laureates : an illustrated biographical history, 1901-2001
Title
The Nobel Peace Prize and the laureates
Title remainder
an illustrated biographical history, 1901-2001
Statement of responsibility
Irwin Abrams
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents brief biographical portraits of the 106 recipients of the Nobel Peace Prize during its 100-year history
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 327.1/72/0922
  • B
Illustrations
portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
JZ5540
LC item number
.A27 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The Nobel Peace Prize and the laureates : an illustrated biographical history, 1901-2001, Irwin Abrams
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Alfred Nobel and the establishment of the Peace Prize -- The Norwegian Nobel committee -- Nobel's expectations and the transformation of the prize -- The Laureates. The Peace Prize over the years : 1901-18 -- Frederic Passy (1901) -- Jean Henri (Henry) Dunant (1901) -- Elie Ducommun (1902) -- Albert Gobat (1902) -- William Randal Cremer (1903) -- Institute of International Law (1904) -- Bertha van Suttner (1905) -- Theodore Roosevelt (1906)
  • Louis Renault (1907) -- Ernesto Teodoro Moneta (1907) -- Fredrik Bajer (1908) -- Klas Pontus Arnoldson (1908) -- Baron Paul Henri d'Estournelles de Constant (1909) -- Auguste Beernaert (1909) -- Permanent international peace bureau (1910) -- Alfred Hermann Fried (1911) -- Tobias Asser (1911) -- Elihu Root (1912) -- Henri Marie La Fontaine (1913) -- International committee of the Red Cross (1917)
  • The Peace Prize over the years : 1919-39 -- Woodrow Wilson (1919) -- Leon Bourgeois (1920) -- Hjalmar Branting (1921) -- Christian Lange (1921) -- Fridtjof Nansen (1922) -- Charles Gates Dawes (1925) -- The Locarno Pact -- Austen Chamberlain (1925) -- Aristide Briand (1926) -- Gustav Stresemann (1926) -- Ludwig Quidde (1927) -- Ferdinand Buisson (1927) -- Frank B. Kellogg (1929) -- Nathan Soderblom (1930) -- Jane Addams (1931) -- Nicholas Murray Butler (1931)
  • Norman Angell (1933) -- Arthur Henderson (1934) -- Carl von Ossietzky (1935) -- Carlos Saavedra Lamas (1936) -- Viscount Cecil of Chelwood (1937) -- Nansen international office for refugees (1938) -- The Peace Prize over the years : 1940-59 -- International committee of the Red Cross (1944) -- Cordell Hull (1945) -- Emily Greene Balch (1946) -- John R. Mott (1946) -- Friends service council (1947) and American friends service committee (1947)
  • Lord Boyd Orr of Brechin (1949) -- Ralph J. Bunche (1950) -- Leon Jouhaux (1951) -- Albert Schweitzer (1952) -- George Catlett Marshall (1953) -- Office of the United Nations high commissioner for refugees (1954) -- Lester Bowles Pearson (1957) -- Father Dominique Pire (1958) -- Philip Noel-Baker (1959) -- The Peace Prize over the years : 1960-87 -- Albert John Lutuli (1960) -- Dag Hammarskjold (1961) -- Linus Pauling (1962)
  • International committee of the Red Cross (1963) and League of Red Cross societies (1963) -- Martin Luther King, Jr. (1964) -- United Nations Children's Fund (1965) -- Rene-Samuel Cassin (1968) -- International Labor Organization (1969) -- Norman Borlaug (1970) -- Willy Brandt (1971) -- Henry A. Kissinger (1973) and Le Duc Tho (1973) -- Sean MacBride (1974) -- Eisaku Sato (1974) -- Andrei Sakharov (1975)
  • Mairead Corrigan [Maguire] (1976) and Betty Williams (1976) -- Amnesty international (1977) -- Mohamed Anwar el-Sadat (1978) and Menachem Begin (1978) -- Mother Teresa (1979) -- Adolfo Perez Esquivel (1980) -- Office of the United Nations high commissioner of refugees (1981) -- Alva Reimer Myrdal (1982) and Alfonso Garcia Robles (1982) -- Lech Walesa (1983) -- Desmond Mpilo Tutu (1984) -- International physicians for the prevention of nuclear war (1985)
  • Elie Wiesel (1986) -- Oscar Arias Sanchez (1987) -- The Peace Prize over the years : 1988-2001 -- United Nations peacekeeping forces (1988) -- Tenzin Gyatso, the fourteenth Dalai Lama of Tibet (1989) -- Mikhail Sergeyevich Gorbachev (1990) -- Aung San Suu Kyi (1991) -- Rigoberta Menchu Tum (1992) -- Nelson Mandela and Frederik W. de Klerk (1993) -- Yasser Arafat, Shimon Peres and Yitzhak Rabin (1994)
  • Joseph Rotblat and Pugwash Conferences on science and world affairs (1995) -- Carlos Belo and Jose Ramos-Horta (1996) -- International campaign to ban landmines and Jody Williams (1997) -- John Hume and David Trimble (1998) -- Doctors without borders / Medicins sans frontieres (1999) -- Kim Dai-jung (2000) -- Kofi A. Annan and the United nations (2001)
Control code
ocm47922880
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
Centennial ed.
Extent
xvii, 350 pages
Isbn
9780881353884
Lccn
2001049554
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)47922880
Label
The Nobel Peace Prize and the laureates : an illustrated biographical history, 1901-2001, Irwin Abrams
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Alfred Nobel and the establishment of the Peace Prize -- The Norwegian Nobel committee -- Nobel's expectations and the transformation of the prize -- The Laureates. The Peace Prize over the years : 1901-18 -- Frederic Passy (1901) -- Jean Henri (Henry) Dunant (1901) -- Elie Ducommun (1902) -- Albert Gobat (1902) -- William Randal Cremer (1903) -- Institute of International Law (1904) -- Bertha van Suttner (1905) -- Theodore Roosevelt (1906)
  • Louis Renault (1907) -- Ernesto Teodoro Moneta (1907) -- Fredrik Bajer (1908) -- Klas Pontus Arnoldson (1908) -- Baron Paul Henri d'Estournelles de Constant (1909) -- Auguste Beernaert (1909) -- Permanent international peace bureau (1910) -- Alfred Hermann Fried (1911) -- Tobias Asser (1911) -- Elihu Root (1912) -- Henri Marie La Fontaine (1913) -- International committee of the Red Cross (1917)
  • The Peace Prize over the years : 1919-39 -- Woodrow Wilson (1919) -- Leon Bourgeois (1920) -- Hjalmar Branting (1921) -- Christian Lange (1921) -- Fridtjof Nansen (1922) -- Charles Gates Dawes (1925) -- The Locarno Pact -- Austen Chamberlain (1925) -- Aristide Briand (1926) -- Gustav Stresemann (1926) -- Ludwig Quidde (1927) -- Ferdinand Buisson (1927) -- Frank B. Kellogg (1929) -- Nathan Soderblom (1930) -- Jane Addams (1931) -- Nicholas Murray Butler (1931)
  • Norman Angell (1933) -- Arthur Henderson (1934) -- Carl von Ossietzky (1935) -- Carlos Saavedra Lamas (1936) -- Viscount Cecil of Chelwood (1937) -- Nansen international office for refugees (1938) -- The Peace Prize over the years : 1940-59 -- International committee of the Red Cross (1944) -- Cordell Hull (1945) -- Emily Greene Balch (1946) -- John R. Mott (1946) -- Friends service council (1947) and American friends service committee (1947)
  • Lord Boyd Orr of Brechin (1949) -- Ralph J. Bunche (1950) -- Leon Jouhaux (1951) -- Albert Schweitzer (1952) -- George Catlett Marshall (1953) -- Office of the United Nations high commissioner for refugees (1954) -- Lester Bowles Pearson (1957) -- Father Dominique Pire (1958) -- Philip Noel-Baker (1959) -- The Peace Prize over the years : 1960-87 -- Albert John Lutuli (1960) -- Dag Hammarskjold (1961) -- Linus Pauling (1962)
  • International committee of the Red Cross (1963) and League of Red Cross societies (1963) -- Martin Luther King, Jr. (1964) -- United Nations Children's Fund (1965) -- Rene-Samuel Cassin (1968) -- International Labor Organization (1969) -- Norman Borlaug (1970) -- Willy Brandt (1971) -- Henry A. Kissinger (1973) and Le Duc Tho (1973) -- Sean MacBride (1974) -- Eisaku Sato (1974) -- Andrei Sakharov (1975)
  • Mairead Corrigan [Maguire] (1976) and Betty Williams (1976) -- Amnesty international (1977) -- Mohamed Anwar el-Sadat (1978) and Menachem Begin (1978) -- Mother Teresa (1979) -- Adolfo Perez Esquivel (1980) -- Office of the United Nations high commissioner of refugees (1981) -- Alva Reimer Myrdal (1982) and Alfonso Garcia Robles (1982) -- Lech Walesa (1983) -- Desmond Mpilo Tutu (1984) -- International physicians for the prevention of nuclear war (1985)
  • Elie Wiesel (1986) -- Oscar Arias Sanchez (1987) -- The Peace Prize over the years : 1988-2001 -- United Nations peacekeeping forces (1988) -- Tenzin Gyatso, the fourteenth Dalai Lama of Tibet (1989) -- Mikhail Sergeyevich Gorbachev (1990) -- Aung San Suu Kyi (1991) -- Rigoberta Menchu Tum (1992) -- Nelson Mandela and Frederik W. de Klerk (1993) -- Yasser Arafat, Shimon Peres and Yitzhak Rabin (1994)
  • Joseph Rotblat and Pugwash Conferences on science and world affairs (1995) -- Carlos Belo and Jose Ramos-Horta (1996) -- International campaign to ban landmines and Jody Williams (1997) -- John Hume and David Trimble (1998) -- Doctors without borders / Medicins sans frontieres (1999) -- Kim Dai-jung (2000) -- Kofi A. Annan and the United nations (2001)
Control code
ocm47922880
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
Centennial ed.
Extent
xvii, 350 pages
Isbn
9780881353884
Lccn
2001049554
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)47922880

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