Recent Books by Peace Corps Writers — May 2001

      Pearl Harbor Ghosts:
      The Legacy of December 7, 1941
      The 60th Anniversary Edition – Revised and Updated
      (Trade Paperback Edition)
      by Thurston Clarke (Tunisia 1968)
      Ballantine Books, $15.00
      400 pages
      May, 2001

      Touching My Father’s Soul:
      A Sherpa’s Journey to the Top of Everest
      by Jamling Tenzing Norgay, with Broughton Coburn (Nepal 1973–75)
      Harper San Francisco, $26.00
      304 pages
      April 2001

      Field Observations
      (Short Stories)
      by Rob Davidson (Grenada 1990–92)
      University of Missouri Press, $17.95
      200 pages
      May 2001

      Teaching Right from Wrong:
      40 Things You Can Do to Raise a Moral Child
      Arthur Dobrin (Kenya 1965–67)
      Berkley Publishing Group, $13.00
      212 pages
      May 2001

      The Internet for the Typewriter Generation
      by Dan Fingerman (Malaysia 1970–72)
      Ten Speed Press, $14.95
      216 pages
      1999
      (Buy this book from Ten Speed)

      State of Decay:
      An Oubangui Chronicle

      (Novel)
      by Robert E. Gribbin (Kenya 1968–70)
      Infinity Publishing.com, $13.95
      156 pages
      January 2001

      The Road Builder
      (Novel)
      by Nicholas Hershenow (Zaire/Congo 1985–87)
      BlueHen Books, $ 25.95
      528 pages
      May 2001

      Experiencing Peace Corps as a Volunteer over Age 60
      by Bob Hugins (Nepal 1984–86, Lesotho 1991–92)
      unknown publisher, $16.00
      2001
      (To purchase, write Bob at 3965 Laura Rd. Colorado Springs, CO 80906)

      Families As We Are:
      Conversations from Around the World

      by Perdita Huston (Staff: PC/W 1978-81, CD/Mali 1997-99, CD/Bulgaria 1999-2000)
      Feminist Press $25.95
      320 pages
      May 2001

      Dick McNabb, Private Dick
      by John McCafferty (Russian Far East 1996–98)
      Xlibris, $16.00
      199 pages
      2001

      For the Good of Mankind:
      A History of the People of Bikini and their Islands

      by Jack Niedenthal (Marshall Islands 1981–84)
      Micronitor/Bravo Publishers, $12.00
      180 pages
      March, 2001

      Last Children of Earth
      by Dennis Ogden (Guatemala 1987–91)
      Xlibris Corporation, $16.00
      112 pages
      January, 2001

      Oddball Wisconsin:
      A Guide to Some Really Strange Places

      by Jerome Pohlen (Belize 1986–88)
      Chicago Review Press, $12.95
      242 pages
      May, 2001

      The Orange Curtain
      (A Jack Liffey Mystery)
      by John Shannon (Malawi 1968–70)
      Carrol & Graf, $24.00
      240 pages

      Fresh Air Fiend:
      Travel Writings 1985–2000

      (paperback edition)
      by Paul Theroux (Malawi 1963–65)
      Mariner Books, $15.00
      448 pages
      May, 2001

      Hotel Honolulu
      (Novel)
      by Paul Theroux (Malawi 1963–65)
      Houghton Mifflin, $26.00
      352 pages
      May 2001

      Pilikia Is My Business
      by Mark Troy (Thailand 1972–75)
      LTDBooks, $5.00 ebook download
      300 pages
      March 2001
      (Download book) Click on “LTD Books Links” and enter author’s last name in search field.

      In Search of the Elusive Peace Corps Moment
      Destination: Estonia
      by Douglas Wells (Estonia 1992–96)
      Xlibris, $16.00
      264 pages
      May, 2001