The New Odyssey
: The Story of the Twenty-First Century Refugee Crisis
In the humane tradition of Katherine Boo's Behind the Beautiful Forevers comes a searing account of the ...
A Man of Good Hope
In January 1991, when civil war came to Mogadishu, two-thirds of the city's population fled. Among them ...
: A Memoir of Love and Adventure in the Congo
A young woman follows her fiancé to war-torn Congo to study extremely endangered bonobo apes - who teach ...
: The Terrifying Journey Through the World's Most Dangerous Country
An utterly absorbing narrative that chronicles Tim Butchers forty-four-day journey along the Congo River...
Not on Our Watch
: The Mission to End Genocide in Darfur and Beyond
Don Cheadle, John Prendergast
An Academy Award-nominated actor and a renowned human rights activist team up to change the tragic course of ...
Dark Star Safari
: Overland from Cairo to Cape Town
A rich and insightful book whose itinerary is Africa, from Cairo to Cape Town: down the Nile, through Sudan ...
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