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Children Around the World : A Photographic Treasury of the Next Generation (Hardcover)

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Award-winning travel journalist Peter Guttman provides a comprehensive survey of our globe's wildly diverse open air nurseries and spotlights a dazzling range of lifestyles, landscapes and emotions set amidst the vibrant stage set diorama that frames their distinctive upbringing. He ushers us into colorful and intriguing habitats that include:Rijal Al Maa, Saudi ArabiaTanga Ssugo, Burkina FasoBucovina, RomaniaPrince Edward Island, CanadaPort Louis, Republic of MauritiusKotaka, MaliMonument Valley, ArizonaWestern Highlands, Papua New GuineaTurpan, ChinaTogiak, AlaskaChildren Around the World offers a captivating showcase of newly minted human generations from across the entire planet. Effervescent and unashamed ambassadors of the exotic cultures they inhabit, youngsters reveal a fundamental truth about humanity's common bonds and offer inspirational insight into preserving the best of mankind's spirit.
Viewed across an astonishing and colorful spectrum of landscapes, the members of the global youth community are all at first remarkably similarliving, breathing genetic containers of cultural instincts and quirky characteristics. Only as they start to blossom into special individuals can we see their lives slowly drifting down the strikingly different paths that geographical limitations, social circumstances, and serendipitous luck allow. Award-winning travel photographer Peter Guttman showcases an eye-popping collection of the global community of young people, reaching locations such as:

Rijal Al Maa, Saudi Arabia
Tanga Ssugo, Burkina Faso
Bucovina, Romania
Port Louis, Republic of Mauritius
Kotaka, Mali
Change Island, Newfoundland
Western Highlands, Papua New Guinea
Turpan, China

Witnessing these subjects? journey of wondrous growth provides powerful instruction from which we can all evolve. Only those who can empathetically harness the youthful passion and energy of children and are spurred by their curiosity, sparked by their creativity, and inspired by their imagination will most capably build a superior, more compassionate, and effective world.
Number of Pages: 253
Genre: Photography
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Perseus Distribution Services
Language: English
Street Date: October 20, 2015
TCIN: 26403480
UPC: 9781634503839
Item Number (DPCI): 247-51-2905
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