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Afghanistan, Greg Mortenson, And The Temptations Of Charitable Work

In his New Yorker profile of Ashraf Ghani, the president of Afghanistan, George Packer writes:

Afghanistan—mountains, deserts, ungoverned spaces—has always seemed to offer a blank slate for utopian dreamers: British imperialists, hippie travellers, Communists, Islamists, international do-gooders. 471 more words


A Smorgasbord of Books

Hello! Happy Monday folks!

Hope everyone is having a good start to the week. Before starting the work grind this morning I figured that I would upload a quick post on my addiction. 297 more words


Three Cups of Tea Book Review

By: Greg Mortenson and David Oliver Relin


349 pages

Anyone who despairs of the individual’s power to change lives has to read the story of Greg Mortenson, a homeless mountaineer who, following a 1993 climb of Pakistan’s treacherous K2, was inspired by a chance encounter with impoverished mountain villagers and promised to build them a school. 419 more words


Ba tách trà - Greg Mortenson & David Oliver Relin

Tên sách: Ba tách trà

Tác giả: Greg Mortenson & David Oliver Relin

Rate: 7/10

Là hồi ký nên sách viết theo lối kể chuyện chân thực theo dòng thời gian. 195 more words

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Three Cups of Tea: Young Reader's Edition (Paperback) by Greg Mortenson: A Book Review

I decided to put it in my bag unmolested for a few days before I mustered up enough desire to finish it. As a matter of fact, its edition is intended for young readers. 732 more words


Three Cups of Tea by Greg Mortenson and David Oliver Relin

I gave this book 2/5 stars.

I hated this book. I couldn’t stand it, but that was after what I found out about it. Before I found out this thing, don’t worry I’ll tell you in a bit. 264 more words