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University library place of learning in volatile Pakistan city

BANNU, Pakistan – Central Asia Institute (CAI) has completed and turned over to the Pakistan government a 34,000-square-foot university library in one of the most volatile regions of the country. 1,091 more words


My favorite books: Three Cups of Tea

I thought it would be fun to occasionally post a shout out of sorts to some of my favorite books.

I just finished reading ‘Three Cups of Tea’, it was written by Greg Mortenson and David Oliver Relin. 353 more words

Three Cups of Tea - Greg Mortenson & David Oliver Relin

The first time you share tea with a Balti, you are a stranger. The second time you take tea, you are an honoured guest. The third time you share a cup of tea, you become family… 519 more words

Court Rejects Claims Against 'Three Cups' Author

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — A federal appeals court on Wednesday rejected claims that author and humanitarian Greg Mortenson committed fraud by lying in his best-selling book “Three Cups of Tea” to boost sales and donations to the charity he co-founded. 391 more words


Three Cups of Tea and The Great Game

Three Cups of Tea: One Man’s Mission to Promote Peace … One School at a Time
by Greg Mortenson

I really liked this book and was tremendously inspired by it as this an area of the world that is greatly mis-understood and greatly neglected. 553 more words