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  • Lost in Shangri-La : A True Story of Survival, Adventure, and the Most Incredible Rescue Mission of World War II
    Mitchell Zuckoff
    Paperback: 04/24/2012
     
    Lost in Shangri-La recounts the incredible true-life adventure of twenty-four officers and enlisted men and ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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-...
  • Fish
    L.S. Matthews
    Paperback: 06/01/2003
     
    When the political situation becomes too grave, a family of foreign aid workers makes a perilous journey to ...
  • Dark Star Safari : Overland from Cairo to Cape Town
    Paul Theroux
    Paperback: 04/01/2004
     
    A rich and insightful book whose itinerary is Africa, from Cairo to Cape Town: down the Nile, through Sudan ...

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