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My First Coup d'Etat
: And Other True Stories from the Lost Decades of Africa
My First Coup d'Etat chronicles the coming-of-age of John Dramani Mahama in Ghana during the dismal post-...
Lake with No Name
: A True Story of Love and Conflict in Modern China
Diane Wei Liang
Beijing University, 1986. The Communists were in power, but the Harvard of China was a hotbed of intellectual ...
A Long Way Gone
: Memoirs of a Boy Soldier
The devastating story of war through the eyes of a child soldier. Beah tells how, at the age of twelve, he ...
An Ordinary Man
: An Autobiography
The riveting life story of hotel manager Paul Rusesabagina who, as his country was being torn apart by ...
Three Cups of Tea
: One Man's Mission to Promote Peace . . . One School at a Time
David O. Relin, Greg Mortenson
The inspiring account of one man's campaign to build schools in the most dangerous, remote, and anti-...
Love in the Driest Season
: A Family Memoir
Against a background of war, terrorism, disease and unbearable uncertainty about the future, this story of how...
In The Footsteps of Mr Kurtz
: Living on the Brink of Disaster in Mobutu's Congo
"Provocative, touching, and sensitively written ... an eloquent, brilliantly researched account and a ...
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