Illustrated by: Zachary Pullen
Published by: Sleeping Bear Press
Alfred Nobel: The Man Behind the Peace Prizeby Kathy-jo Wargin
Alfred Nobel: The Man Behind the Peace Prize is a true story of the enduring legacy of this famous inventor. Alfred Nobel was best known for his invention of dynamite which he intended to help safely advance road and bridge construction. When his invention was used for military weaponry instead, Nobel was greatly saddened. Inspired to leave a consequential legacy, Nobel used his fortune to establish a prestigious collection of prizes awarded for accomplishment in science, medicine, literature and peace.Learn more about this title.