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Stones into schools : promoting peace with books, not bombs, in Afghanistan and Pakistan

Author: Greg Mortenson; Khaled Hosseini; Atossa Leoni; Penguin Audiobooks.
Publisher: New York, NY : Penguin Audio, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : English : UnabridgedView all editions and formats
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In this dramatic first-person narrative, Greg Mortenson picks up where "Three Cups of Tea" left off in 2003, recounting his relentless, ongoing efforts to establish schools for girls in Afghanistan; his extensive work in Azad Kashmir and Pakistan after a massive earthquake hit the region in 2005; and the unique ways he has built relationships with Islamic clerics, militia commanders, and tribal leaders even as he  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Anecdotes
History
Named Person: Greg Mortenson; Greg Mortenson
Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Greg Mortenson; Khaled Hosseini; Atossa Leoni; Penguin Audiobooks.
ISBN: 9780143144960 0143144960
OCLC Number: 469889757
Notes: Compact discs.
Duration: 12:00:00.
Credits: Executive producer, Patti Pirooz ; associate producer, Diane McKiernan ; produced by Josh Stanton.
Performer(s): Read by Atossa Leoni.
Description: 10 sound discs (ca. 12 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Responsibility: Greg Mortenson ; foreword by Khaled Hosseini.

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In this dramatic first-person narrative, Greg Mortenson picks up where "Three Cups of Tea" left off in 2003, recounting his relentless, ongoing efforts to establish schools for girls in Afghanistan; his extensive work in Azad Kashmir and Pakistan after a massive earthquake hit the region in 2005; and the unique ways he has built relationships with Islamic clerics, militia commanders, and tribal leaders even as he was dodging shootouts with feuding Afghan warlords and surviving an eight-day armed abduction by the Taliban.

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