World Leaders' Favourite Poems
A Book of Peace
Edited by Mehmet Basci
Normal Price: $16.36
Your Price: $14.73 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $1.64! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $0.74 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available, ships in 10-12 days
World Leaders' Favourite Poems by Mehmet Basci
Book DescriptionThis collection of international poetry features world famous names; Jorge Luis Borges, Rudyard Kipling, Rainer Maria Rilke, William Wordsworth, Kahil Gibran and Par Lagerkvist: The poems have all been chosen by national leaders, prime-ministers and presidents, including Tony Blair, Ariel Sharon and Gerhard Schroder. There are also personal contributions from some of these influential world leaders themselves such as AJP Abdul Kalam and Ludwig Scotty. The book is subtitled "A Book of Peace" and is based on an original idea by Mehmet Basci, a Turkish Kurd who now lives in Switzerland who wanted to unite, through the love of poetry, some of the worlds most powerful leaders in a dream of peace. The foreword is written by Swiss president, Micheline Calmy-Rey.
Buy World Leaders' Favourite Poems book by Mehmet Basci from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9781902638980
(198mm x 142mm x 13mm)
Imprint: Parthian Books
Publisher: Parthian Books
Publish Date: 15-Apr-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about World Leaders' Favourite Poems book by Mehmet Basci and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Author Biography - Mehmet Basci
Mehmet Basci was born in 1979 in Pazarcik, a small town in the county of Kahraman Maras, in Turkish Kurdistan.In 1992 he left for Switzerland. He played soccer at FCB (Basel), with a potentially promising professional career until a bad injury in 1996 forced him to quit. In 2000 he published a Romance novel and in 2003 a poetry bookIn 2003 he started a worldwide project about prime ministers and presidents most favourite poems He is living in Basel.
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-5pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2017. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687