Letters to Change the World

Author(s): Travis Elborough

Gifts & Humour

'We know through painful experience that freedom is never voluntarily given by the oppressor; it must be demanded by the oppressed' Martin Luther King In an era where the liberties we often take for granted are under threat, Letters To Change the World is a collection of inspiring letters offering reminders from history that standing up for and voicing our personal and political beliefs is not merely a crucial right but a duty if we want to change the world. Edited by Travis Elborough, the collection includes George Orwell's warning on totalitarianism, Martin Luther King's 'Letter from a Birmingham Jail', Albert Camus on the reasons to fight a war, Bertrand Russell on peace, Emmeline Pankhurst rallying her suffragettes, Nelson Mandela's letter to his children from prison and Time's Up on the abuse of power.


Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9781785039478
  • : penguin random house
  • : Ebury Press
  • : August 2018
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  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Travis Elborough
  • : Hardback
  • : English
  • : 808.86
  • : 256