Stones into Schools Promoting Peace with Books Not Bombs

[Reading] ➶ Stones into Schools Promoting Peace with Books Not Bombs in Afghanistan and Pakistan ➽ Greg Mortenson – Tyrakel.de From the author of the 1 bestseller Three Cups of Tea the continuing story of this determined humanitarian's efforts to promote peace through education In this dramatic first person narrative Greg MorFrom the author of the 1 bestseller Three Cups of Tea the continuing story of this determined humanitarian's efforts to promote peace through education 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 earthqua.

Ke hit the region in 2005 and the unique ways he has built relationships with Islamic clerics militia commanders and tribal leaders He shares for the first time his broader vision to promote peace through education and literacy as well as touching on military matters Islam and women all woven together with the many rich personal stories of the people who have been involved in this remarkable two decade humanitaria.

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10 thoughts on “Stones into Schools Promoting Peace with Books Not Bombs in Afghanistan and Pakistan

  1. W W says:

    Stones into Schools Promoting Peace with Books Not Bombs stones book, into book, schools pdf, promoting download, peace book, with free, books ebok, bombs mobile, afghanistan kindle, pakistan free, Stones into book, Schools Promoting pdf, Schools Promoting Peace with mobile, into Schools Promoting download, into Schools Promoting Peace with free, Stones into Schools Promoting Peace with Books Not Bombs in Afghanistan and Pakistan ePUBOctober 82005a day that remains etched in memoryA killer earthquake struck Pakistan and left unprecedented devastation in its wakeI was not in Pakistanhoweverwhen it happenedBut in subsequent yearsI have experienced some of the scariest earthquakes imaginableLuckilythe destruction was not as extremeGreg Mortensen of the controversial Three Cups of Tea fame is the author of this book tooAllegations of fabricationsfunds embezzlement and the suicide of his co author have dented his credibilityStillhe wrote this sequel to Three Cups of TeaHe is the do gooder wanting to build and re build schools in the remote areas of Pakistan and AfghanistanThis book is not easy to read as it goes into the details of what happened on that unfortunate dayhow the earth shook with a terrible roar and everyone thought that qayamat the end of the world had arrivedPakistan's Azad Kashmir bore the brunt of the earthquakeIt is difficult to read because of the account of the sufferin


  2. Eileen Souza Eileen Souza says:

    Stones into Schools Promoting Peace with Books Not Bombs stones book, into book, schools pdf, promoting download, peace book, with free, books ebok, bombs mobile, afghanistan kindle, pakistan free, Stones into book, Schools Promoting pdf, Schools Promoting Peace with mobile, into Schools Promoting download, into Schools Promoting Peace with free, Stones into Schools Promoting Peace with Books Not Bombs in Afghanistan and Pakistan ePUBIt's rare that a second book about the same topic can be even better than the first but I have to say that I enjoyed Stones into Schools even that Three Cups of Tea I thought that this book was excellent It was a great way to learn about what has been going on in Pakistan and Afghanistan since 2001 and even it continues to be an inspiration to see how much this man and his dirty dozen friends can impact the lives of girls in the most remote places on earth We hear so much negativity these days this story gives you hope that hard HARD work does pay offAs for why I think this book was better the first book told a great story but it was done in a way that was a bit frazzled and scatterbrained which as Mr Mortenson declares himself is exactly how he is Someone took the editing reigns on this one and the story line was much linear as linear as you can get when you're buil


  3. Ben Warren Ben Warren says:

    Stones into Schools Promoting Peace with Books Not Bombs stones book, into book, schools pdf, promoting download, peace book, with free, books ebok, bombs mobile, afghanistan kindle, pakistan free, Stones into book, Schools Promoting pdf, Schools Promoting Peace with mobile, into Schools Promoting download, into Schools Promoting Peace with free, Stones into Schools Promoting Peace with Books Not Bombs in Afghanistan and Pakistan ePUBThings to think about from the first 50 pgs1 Girl Effect changing communities through the education of women2 Last person First Principle is this a good principle in missions as well?3 Mortenson's raggedy Pakistani staff Is it much different from the 12 disciples uneducated yet perfectly in tune with the local culture and passionate for the cause of their leader


  4. Claudia Claudia says:

    Stones into Schools Promoting Peace with Books Not Bombs stones book, into book, schools pdf, promoting download, peace book, with free, books ebok, bombs mobile, afghanistan kindle, pakistan free, Stones into book, Schools Promoting pdf, Schools Promoting Peace with mobile, into Schools Promoting download, into Schools Promoting Peace with free, Stones into Schools Promoting Peace with Books Not Bombs in Afghanistan and Pakistan ePUBMortenson shows such a power and a confidence in his story in this book I think one reason is because he keeps the spotlight OFF himself He tells moving stories of others making them the heroes and heroines of his book He talks honestly about how uncomfortable he feels with attention and he generously shares the credit for the successes of his schools with so many othersHis stories made me laugh out loud like the Taliban sympathizers who visit a school and play gleefully on the playground equipment then demand a school and playground of their own He made me cry as he told the stories of the children who lost their opportunities to go to school one young boy stepped on a landmine and never got to attend school And Farzana who explained to Dr Greg what the dev


  5. Tony Taylor Tony Taylor says:

    Stones into Schools Promoting Peace with Books Not Bombs stones book, into book, schools pdf, promoting download, peace book, with free, books ebok, bombs mobile, afghanistan kindle, pakistan free, Stones into book, Schools Promoting pdf, Schools Promoting Peace with mobile, into Schools Promoting download, into Schools Promoting Peace with free, Stones into Schools Promoting Peace with Books Not Bombs in Afghanistan and Pakistan ePUBAn outstanding read if you enjoyed Three Cups of Tea you will enjoy this it is the content and the purpose that makes it so great Unfortunately I think that some people were turned off by the title of his first book by not understanding the message it is not about little old ladies sipping tea and gossiping Stones into Bridges picks up where his first book left off and is current right up to October 2009 Greg Mortenson has received well deserved recognition for what he and his non profit organization the Central Asia Institute are doing in both Pakistan and Afghanistan to bring schools to the most impoverished parts of those countries against all odds To date they have established 131 schools many of them for girls only an


  6. Wendy Wendy says:

    Stones into Schools Promoting Peace with Books Not Bombs stones book, into book, schools pdf, promoting download, peace book, with free, books ebok, bombs mobile, afghanistan kindle, pakistan free, Stones into book, Schools Promoting pdf, Schools Promoting Peace with mobile, into Schools Promoting download, into Schools Promoting Peace with free, Stones into Schools Promoting Peace with Books Not Bombs in Afghanistan and Pakistan ePUBOriginally 4 stars2014 update After reading some of the controversy surrounding Greg Mortenson my opinion on him has plummeted He is accused of fabricating the story of him getting kidnapped by Taliban and the story of getting lost on the way down from K2 and promising the tribe that saved him that he would return to build a school the whole premise to the book He is also accused of gross mismanagement of funds and using donated money for his own purposes private jets promoting his book etc The jury is still out on what he did do or didn't do but there is enough evidence that I won't recommend the book any CAI has accumulated over 70 Million and built less than 170 schools How is 400000 school a good return on an investment when in his book he claimed he could build a school for 20K or build it and fund it for 50K? Where did the other 61 Million go then?He does admit some financial wrongdoing and stretching the truth on some stories but not specifics


  7. Marcy prager Marcy prager says:

    Stones into Schools Promoting Peace with Books Not Bombs stones book, into book, schools pdf, promoting download, peace book, with free, books ebok, bombs mobile, afghanistan kindle, pakistan free, Stones into book, Schools Promoting pdf, Schools Promoting Peace with mobile, into Schools Promoting download, into Schools Promoting Peace with free, Stones into Schools Promoting Peace with Books Not Bombs in Afghanistan and Pakistan ePUBI learned so much about Greg Mortenson the man when reading this wonderful book His sense of humor his passion his mission is heard and felt throughout this story Now I really understand what the CAI is and who the people are that run it The Central Asia Institute is run by quirky brave people who Greg met throughout his travels to Pakistan and Afganistan and found worthy enough to help him fulfill his dream of building schools for girls in


  8. Savitri Savitri says:

    Stones into Schools Promoting Peace with Books Not Bombs stones book, into book, schools pdf, promoting download, peace book, with free, books ebok, bombs mobile, afghanistan kindle, pakistan free, Stones into book, Schools Promoting pdf, Schools Promoting Peace with mobile, into Schools Promoting download, into Schools Promoting Peace with free, Stones into Schools Promoting Peace with Books Not Bombs in Afghanistan and Pakistan ePUBAmazing book Amazing person Amazing people A MUST readI thought Three Cups of Tea was great but I have to say this one is way better The book is personal written in first person and there is history I've definitely learned a little bit about Afghanistan and its' diverse and wonderful people and not wonderful The book has also made me a bit warm and fuzzy towards the military which seems odd coming from an Air Force spouse It's just that despite my support for the troops esp my husband and my understanding that so


  9. Laurel Laurel says:

    Stones into Schools Promoting Peace with Books Not Bombs stones book, into book, schools pdf, promoting download, peace book, with free, books ebok, bombs mobile, afghanistan kindle, pakistan free, Stones into book, Schools Promoting pdf, Schools Promoting Peace with mobile, into Schools Promoting download, into Schools Promoting Peace with free, Stones into Schools Promoting Peace with Books Not Bombs in Afghanistan and Pakistan ePUBIf you haven't read this yet put down what you ARE reading and head to the library or bookstore for this book Actually if you haven't read Mortenson's first book Three Cups of Tea read that first to get the background and then dive into th


  10. Suzanne Suzanne says:

    Stones into Schools Promoting Peace with Books Not Bombs stones book, into book, schools pdf, promoting download, peace book, with free, books ebok, bombs mobile, afghanistan kindle, pakistan free, Stones into book, Schools Promoting pdf, Schools Promoting Peace with mobile, into Schools Promoting download, into Schools Promoting Peace with free, Stones into Schools Promoting Peace with Books Not Bombs in Afghanistan and Pakistan ePUBFollowing where Three Cups of Tea left off Stones into Schools is Greg Mortenson's account of his nonprofit Central Asia Institute's endeavors to build schools for girls in Afghanistan an


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