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One man's extraordinary journey to promote peace ... one school at a time

Author: Greg Mortenson; Oliver Relin
Publisher: London : Penguin Books Ltd : [distributor] Penguin Books Ltd, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English
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Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Greg Mortenson; Oliver Relin
ISBN: 9780141034263 0141034262
OCLC Number: 851802615
Notes: Written by a mountaineer who in 1993, after a terrifying and disastrous attempt to climb K2, drifted cold and dehydrated, into an impoverished Pakistan village in the Karakoram Mountains. It tells how moved by the inhabitants' kindness, he promised to return and build a school. It tells the story of that promise and its outcome.
Target Audience: General (US: Trade).
Description: 368 pages : illustrations ; 20 x 13 x 2 cm
Responsibility: Greg Mortenson.

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