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  • Bonobo Handshake : A Memoir of Love and Adventure in the Congo
    Vanessa Woods
    Paperback: 06/07/2011
     
    A young woman follows her fiancé to war-torn Congo to study extremely endangered bonobo apes - who teach ...
  • The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind : Creating Currents of Electricity and Hope
    William Kamkwamba
    Paperback: 08/01/2010
     
    The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind is the immensely engaging and inspiring true account of an enterprising African...
  • Airlift to America : How Barack Obama, Sr., John F. Kennedy, Tom Mboya, and 800 East African Students Changed Their World and Ours
    Tom Shachtman
    Hardcover: 09/15/2009
     
    This is the long-hidden saga of how a handful of Americans and Kenyans fought the British colonial government,...
  • Unbowed : A Memoir
    Wangari Maathai
    Paperback: 09/07/2007
     
    Hugely charismatic, humble, and possessed of preternatural luminosity of spirit, Wangari Maathai, recounts her...
  • There Is No Me Without You : One Woman's Odyssey to Rescue Her Country's Children
    Melissa Fay Greene
    Paperback: 09/01/2007
     
    A novel of tragedy and hope set in AIDS-torn Ethiopia. When Haregwoin Teferra’s husband and daughter ...
  • Not on Our Watch : The Mission to End Genocide in Darfur and Beyond
    Don Cheadle, John Prendergast
    Paperback: 05/29/2007
     
    An Academy Award-nominated actor and a renowned human rights activist team up to change the tragic course of ...
  • Love in the Driest Season : A Family Memoir
    Neely Tucker
    Paperback: 04/05/2005
     
    Against a background of war, terrorism, disease and unbearable uncertainty about the future, this story of how...

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