Friday, October 02, 2009

October 2 Birthday: Mahatma Gandhi

Mahatma Gandhi, peacemaker
Oct. 2, 1869-Jan. 30, 1948

Gandhi by Demi (Margaret K. McElderry Books, 2001)

The life of this extraordinary leader who fought "the disease of prejudice" through nonviolent means is accompanied by stunning illustrations.

The Mahatma web site provides additional information about Gandhi; his life, his work and his philosophy.