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Mortenson, Greg.

Summary: This young readers edition of the worldwide bestseller Three Cups of Tea has been specially adapted for younger readers and updated by Greg Mortenson to bring his remarkable story of humanitarianism up to date for the present. Includes new photos and illustrations, as well as a special interview by Greg's twelve-year-old daughter, Amira, who has traveled with her father as an advocate for the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin USA, Inc. 2009

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Mortenson, Greg.

Summary: Tells the true story of a man who became lost and delirious after an unsuccessful trek to the top of K2, was saved by the locals of a remote Himalayan village, and kept his vow to return one day to build them a new school as a gesture of sincere appreciation and gratitude for what they did for him in his time of need.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books for Young Readers 2009

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J371.009 Mortenson 2009

Mortenson, Greg.

Summary: This book picks up where Three Cups of Tea left off in 2003, recounting Mortenson's ongoing efforts to establish schools for girls in Afghanistan, including his work after a massive earthquake in 2005 and the unique relationships he has built with locals even while dodging shootouts between warlords and surviving abduction by the Taliban. For the first time, he shares his broader vision to...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Blackstone Audio, Inc. 2009

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Mortenson, Greg.

Summary: 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...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: LP 371.823 MOR

Mortenson, Greg.

Summary: 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...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2009

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: 371.82 MOR

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 371.823 Mortenson 2009

Mortenson, Greg.

Summary: Three Cups of Tea traces Mortenson's decade-long odyssey to build school (especially for girls), throughout the region that gave birth to the Taliban and sanctuary to Al Qaeda. While he wages war with the root causes of terrorism - poverty and ignorance - Mortenson must survive kidnapping, fatwas issued by enraged mullahs, death threats from Americans who consider him a traitor, and wrenching...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Tantor Media 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 371.82 MOR

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 371.822 MOR

Mortenson, Greg.

Summary: Three Cups of Tea traces Mortenson's decade-long odyssey to build schools (especially for girls), throughout the region that gave birth to the Taliban and sanctuary to Al Qaeda. While he wages war with the root causes of terrorism-- poverty and ignorance-- Mortenson must survive kidnapping, fatwas issued by enraged mullahs, death threats from Americans who consider him a traitor, and wrenching...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wheeler Pub. 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: LP 371.822 MOR

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 371.822 Mortenson

Mortenson, Greg.

Summary: Traces how the author, having been rescued and resuscitated by Himalayan villagers after a failed attempt to climb K2, worked to build schools that would benefit the young girls who were forbidden an education by Taliban restrictions.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Books 2007

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: 371.82 MOR

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 371.82 Mortenson

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: 371.822 MOR

Mortenson, Greg.

Summary: The inspiring account of one man's campaign to build schools in the most dangerous, remote, and anti- American reaches of Asia.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Tantor Media 2006

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Thomson, Sarah L.

Summary: An adaptation of the bestselling book about the American Greg Mortenson's building of over 60 schools in Pakistan and Afghanistan.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Puffin Books 2009

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 371.822 Mortenson