Results 1-2 of 2

STONES INTO SCHOOLS: Promoting Peace with Books, Not Bombs, in Afghanistan and Pakistan

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

A heartening follow-up to the bestselling Three Cups of Tea (2003).Mortenson and his NGO Central Asia Institute (CAI) have been committed to building schools in the most remote corners of Pakistan and Afghanistan for the last 16 years. Here he resumes where he left off in his previous book and spotlights the extraordinary efforts to make good on a promise he made in 1999 to villagers of the Wakhan ... Read full review

Review: Stones Into Schools: Promoting Peace with Books, Not Bombs, in Afghanistan and Pakistan

Editorial Review - Bookreporter.com - Robert Finn

Anyone who looks carefully at a map of Afghanistan must wonder about that long narrow sliver of land that sticks out like a pointing finger from the country's eastern edge. What purpose can such a strange, seemingly absurd boundary serve? This is the Wakhan Corridor, home to a varied assortment of wandering nomadic peoples, farmers and villagers who are hemmed in on all sides by some of the world ... Read full review


User ratings

5 stars
16
4 stars
7
3 stars
0
2 stars
0
1 star
0

5 stars - 16
3 stars - 0
2 stars - 0
1 star - 0
Unrated - 2

User reviews - 0

Kirkus - 1