The Resource Stones into schools : promoting peace with books, not bombs, in Afghanistan and Pakistan, Greg Mortenson ; foreword by Khaled Hosseini, (sound recording)

Stones into schools : promoting peace with books, not bombs, in Afghanistan and Pakistan, Greg Mortenson ; foreword by Khaled Hosseini, (sound recording)

Label
Stones into schools : promoting peace with books, not bombs, in Afghanistan and Pakistan
Title
Stones into schools
Title remainder
promoting peace with books, not bombs, in Afghanistan and Pakistan
Statement of responsibility
Greg Mortenson ; foreword by Khaled Hosseini
Creator
Contributor
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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 leaders even as he was dodging shootouts with feuding Afghan warlords and surviving an eight-day armed abduction by the Taliban
Member of
Cataloging source
JTJ
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Mortenson, Greg
Dewey number
371.823/4209581
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
LC2330
LC item number
.M66 2009ab
Literary text for sound recordings
reporting
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Atossa Leoni
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hosseini, Khaled
  • Leoni, Atossa
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mortenson, Greg
  • Taliban
  • Girls' schools
  • Girls' schools
  • Humanitarian assistance, American
  • Humanitarian assistance, American
  • Peace-building
  • Peace-building
Target audience
adult
Label
Stones into schools : promoting peace with books, not bombs, in Afghanistan and Pakistan, Greg Mortenson ; foreword by Khaled Hosseini, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Compact discs
  • Duration: 12:00:00
  • Unabridged
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
10 sound discs (ca. 12 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780143144960
Other control number
9780143144960
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
314496-0
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • ocn469889757
  • (OCoLC)469889757
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Stones into schools : promoting peace with books, not bombs, in Afghanistan and Pakistan, Greg Mortenson ; foreword by Khaled Hosseini, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Compact discs
  • Duration: 12:00:00
  • Unabridged
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
10 sound discs (ca. 12 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780143144960
Other control number
9780143144960
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
314496-0
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • ocn469889757
  • (OCoLC)469889757
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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