Recent books by Peace Corps writers
May 2004

    Regarding Hwange
    And Other Matters of Perception
    by Joshua Caine Anchors (Zimbabwe 1998–00)
    PublishAmerica
    2004
    93 pages
    $14.95

    Logic Made Easy
    How to Know When Language Deceives You

    by Deborah J. Bennett (Ghana 1980–81)
    W.W. Norton & Co.
    April, 2004
    256 pages
    $24.95

    Einstein Defiant*
    Genius versus Genius in the Quantum Revolution
    by Edmund Blair Bolles (Tanzania 1966–68)
    Joseph Henry Press
    April, 2004
    348 pages
    $27.95

    Our Natural History
    Lessons from Lewis and Clark

    (reissue)
    by Daniel Botkin (Philippines 1962–64)
    Oxford Press
    May 2004
    328 pages
    $15.95

    Beyond Siberia:
    Two Years in a Forgotten Place
    by Sharon Dirlam (Russia 1996–98)
    McSeas Books
    May 2004
    363 pages
    $14.00

    Eventide
    by Kent Haruf (Turkey 1965–67)
    Knopf
    May 2004
    320 pages
    $24.95

    Chicken Soup for the Fisherman's Soul
    Fish Tales to Hook Your Spirit and Snag Your Funny Bone

    Phil Bob Hellmich (Sierra Leone 1985–89), contributor
    Health Communications
    May, 2004
    384 pages
    $12.95

    From Rucksack to Backpack
    A Young Woman's Journey in a
    Newly Evolving World

    by Juliane Heyman (Staff PC/W 1961–66)
    Xlibris Corporation,
    May 2004
    158 pages
    $20.99

    Genesis, Structure, and Meaning in Gary Snyder's Mountains and Rivers Without End
    by Anthony Hunt (Nigeria 1963–65)
    University of Nevada Press
    April 2004
    328 pages
    $39.95

    Sojourns in West Africa
    by Steven E. Keenan (Liberia 1963-65)
    iUniverse
    May 2004
    117 pages
    $13.95

    The Mold in Dr. Florey’s Coat
    The Story of the Penicillian Miracle

    by Eric Lax (Micronesia 1966–68)
    John Macrae/Henry Holt
    April 2004
    308 pages
    $25.00

    Against the Current
    The Life of Lain Singh Bangdel - Writer, Painter and Art Historian of Nepal

    by Don Messerschmidt (Nepal 1963–65)
    with Dina Bangdel
    Bangkok: Orchid Press; Weatherhill Inc.
    May 2004
    232 pages
    $29.95

    The Importance of Being Famous
    Behind the Scenes of the Celebrity-Industrial Complex

    by Maureen Orth (Colombia 1964–66)
    Henry Holt & Company
    May, 2004
    372 pages
    $25.00

    Dog-of the-Sea-Waves
    (children ages 4–8)
    by James Rumford (Chad 1971–74; Afghanistan 1974–75)
    Houghton Mifflin,
    May 2004
    40 pages
    $16.00

    Sarge
    The Life and Times of Sargent Shriver

    by Scott Stossel
    Smithsonian Institution Press
    May 2004
    704 pages
    $32.50

    Eclectica Magazine
    Best Fiction, V. 1
    (anthology)
    edited by Tom Dooley
    David Taylor (Mauritania 1983–85), contributor
    Eclectica
    August, 2003
    410 pages
    $33.98

    Maid Marian
    by Elsa Watson (Guinea-Bissau 1996–98)
    Crown Publishers
    307 pages
    April 2004
    $23.95

    American Taboo:
    A Murder in the Peace Corps
    by Philip Weiss
    HarperCollins
    384 pages
    May 2004
    $25.95