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  • For the Benefit of Those Who See : Dispatches from the World of the Blind
    Rosemary Mahoney
    Paperback: 01/14/2014
     
    Rosemary Mahoney tells the story of Braille Without Borders, the first school for the blind in Tibet, and of ...
  • The Taliban Shuffle : Strange Days in Afghanistan and Pakistan
    Kim Barker
    Paperback: 03/06/2012
     
    A true-life Catch-22 set in the deeply dysfunctional countries of Afghanistan and Pakistan, by one ...
  • Shadow of the Silk Road
    Colin Thubron
    Paperback: 07/01/2008
     
    Shadow of the Silk Road records a journey along the greatest land route on earth: Out of the heart of China ...
  • Kabul Beauty School : An American Woman Goes Behind the Veil
    Deborah Rodriguez, Kristin Ohlson
    Paperback: 12/18/2007
     
    Soon after the fall of the Taliban, in 2001, Deborah Rodriguez went to Afghanistan as part of a group offering...
  • Three Cups of Tea : One Man's Mission to Promote Peace . . . One School at a Time
    David O. Relin, Greg Mortenson
    Paperback: 01/30/2007
     
    The inspiring account of one man's campaign to build schools in the most dangerous, remote, and anti-...
  • God Lives In St. Petersburg : and Other Stories
    Tom Bissell
    Paperback: 01/03/2006
     
    Sometimes hilarious, sometimes tragic, but always eerily affecting, these stories show us deeply foreign lands...
  • The Bookseller of Kabul
    Asne Seierstad
    Paperback: 10/26/2004
     
    'An admirable, revealing portrait of daily life in a country that Washington claims to have liberated but ...

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