A vivid and strikingly illustrated edition of the United Nation's Declaration of Human Rights.
Powerful, moving, simple and forceful, the United Nations Declaration of Human Rights speaks to us all - about hope, about our ideals, about the sort of world we want to create and live in. Bought to vivid life by illustrator Michel Streich, this edition of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights marries the forceful words of the Declaration with a series of striking yet simple illustrations, making us see afresh the power, hope and idealism contained in these words. The perfect gift for any thinking person, this edition of The United Nations Declaration of Human Rights celebrates the 60th anniversary of the declaration.
Michel Streich is a professional illustrator. Born in Germany, he worked in Germany then London for several years before moving to Australia in 2000 basing himself in Sydney. He has illustrated books for Harper Collins (UK), Macmillan (US) and Bertelsmann and Westermann in Germany. He also contributes to magazines and newspapers including The Bulletin, Sydney Morning Herald, Sun-Herald, The Age, the Australian Financial Review, Australian Gourmet Traveller, The Big Issue and the Financial Times.
Published 2008. Australia.