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  • 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 ...
  • Fire Season : Field Notes from a Wilderness Lookout
    Philip Connors
    Paperback: 02/28/2012
     
    A decade ago Philip Connors left work as an editor at the Wall Street Journal and talked his way into a job as...
  • The Third Wave : A Volunteer Story
    Alison Thompson
    Hardcover: 07/12/2011
     
    The Third Wave tells the inspiring story of how volunteering changed Thompson’s life, and provides an ...
  • The Lassa Ward : One Man’s Fight Against One of the World’s Deadliest Diseases
    Dr. Ross Donaldson MD, MPH
    Paperback: 07/20/2010
     
    Ross Donaldson is one of just a few who have ventured into dark territory of a country ravaged by war to study...
  • A Pearl in the Storm : How I Found My Heart in the Middle of the Ocean
    Tori Murden McClure
    Paperback: 04/01/2010
     
    In June 1998, Tori McClure set out to row across the Atlantic Ocean by herself in a twenty-three-foot plywood ...
  • Blood River : The Terrifying Journey Through the World's Most Dangerous Country
    Tim Butcher
    Paperback: 09/01/2009
     
    An utterly absorbing narrative that chronicles Tim Butcher’s forty-four-day journey along the Congo River...
  • 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-...

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