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George Clooney and the crisis in Darfur

Author: Tamra Orr
Publisher: New York : Rosen Pub., 2009.
Series: Celebrity activists (Rosen Publishing Group)
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Explores the actor George Clooney's interest in and efforts at raising awareness of the Darfur Conflict.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Orr, Tamra.
George Clooney and the crisis in Darfur.
New York : Rosen Pub., 2009
(DLC) 2007041457
(OCoLC)174040248
Named Person: George Clooney; George Clooney
Material Type: Biography, Document, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Tamra Orr
ISBN: 9781435848092 1435848098 1282508008 9781282508002
OCLC Number: 855023994
Description: 1 online resource (112 p.) : ill. (chiefly col.).
Contents: Cover --
Title --
Copyright --
CONTENTS --
INTRODUCTION --
CHAPTER ONE Becoming George Clooney --
Baseball and Bells Palsy --
Discovering His Calling --
Life with Aunt Rosemary --
Sudden Superstardom --
CHAPTER TWO Genocide in Darfur --
Setting Tribe Against Tribe --
Intent to Destroy --
The Janjaweed --
Counting the Dead --
The Refugee Crisis --
False Hope --
The World Responds --
High-Profile Advocacy --
CHAPTER THREE From Wild Child to Activist --
A Growing Awareness --
A Father and Sons Journey to Sudan --
A Life-Changing Experience --
CHAPTER FOUR Returning Home and Alerting the World --
Speaking to the World and Its Leaders --
Joining the Celebrity Team --
Celebrity Fund-Raising --
Redirecting the Spotlight --
CHAPTER FIVE What You Can Do to Save Darfur --
Recommendations from Not on Our Watch --
Other Proactive Organizations and Strategies --
GLOSSARY --
FOR MORE INFORMATION --
Web Sites --
FOR FURTHER READING --
BIBLIOGRAPHY --
INDEX --
About the Author --
Photo Credits.
Series Title: Celebrity activists (Rosen Publishing Group)
Responsibility: Tamra B. Orr.
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Explores the actor George Clooney's interest in and efforts at raising awareness of the Darfur Conflict.

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