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Somalia, As It Was
(photographs)
by Jim Alinder (Somalia 1964–66)
Mypublisher
unnumbered
A Fine Place to Daydream
Racehorses, Romance and the Irish

by Bill Barich (Nigeria 1964–66)
Knopf
March 2006
240 pages
$23.00
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The Unswept Path
Contemporary American Haiku

edited by John Brandi (Ecuador 1966–68) and Dennis Maloney
White Pine Press
September 2005
192 pages
$15.00
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Water Shining Beyond the Fields
Haibun Travels Southeast Asia
,
(Poetry)
by John Brandi (Ecuador 1966–68)
Tres Chicas Books
January 2006
$14.00
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Chronic Pain 2006
(for the Cleveland Clinic)
by Jim M. Brown (Colombia 1962–64)
Belvoir Media Group
2006
Children Kept from the Sun
Excerpts from an Afghan Journal 1973–1976
by Frances Garrett Connell (Afghanistan 1973–76)
Xlibris
136 pages
2006
$52.95
(Buy at Xlibris)

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Whiteman
by Tony D'Souza (Cote D’Ivoire 2000–02, Madagascar 2002–03)
Harcourt
April 2006
288 pages
$22.00
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Service Without Guns,
by Donald J. Eberly (PC/W staff: 1961)
with Reuven Gal
Lulu
2006
208 pages
$13.70
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Words to Rhyme With
A Rhyming Dictionary
by Willard R. Espy, updated by Orin Hargraves (Morocco 1980–82)
Checkmark Books
February 2006 (third editon)
704 pages
$19.95
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A Life Inspired
Tales of Peace Corps Service
Essays by RPCVs

Essays by:
     Barbara Arrington (South Africa 2002–04)
     Patrick Burns (Moldova 2003–05)
     Caroline Chambre (Burkina Faso 2002–04)
     Andrei Cotton (Ecuador 1998–2000)
     Kelly Daniel (Kenya 2003–05)
     Amber B. Davis-Collins (Honduras 2002–04)
     Jeff Fearnside (Kazakhstan 2002–04)
     Kara Garbe (Burkina Faso 2001–04)
     Allyson Gardner (Guinea 1996–98)
     Beth Genovese (Panama 2002–04)
     C. D. Glin (South Africa 1997–99)
     Walter Hawkes (Tanzania 2002–03)
     Jake Jones (Uzbekistan, Morocco,
          Azerbaijan 2001–05)
     Casey Laycock (Bulgaria 2003–05)
     Ruby Long (Uzbekistan 1999–2001)
     Bernadette Zayas Lorenzo (Paraguay 1996–98)
     Christina Luongo (Bolivia 2002–04)
     Megan Mentrek (Kyrgyz Republic 2002–04)
     Kerrie A. Resendes (Guatemala 2002–04)
     Stephanie Saltzman (Uganda, Kenya 1998–2000)
     Karen Schaefer (Tanzania 1996–98)
     Adrienne Benson Scherger (Nepal 1992–94)
     John Sheffy (Togo 2002–04)
     April Simun (Moldova 2003–05)
     Robin Solomon (Kazakhstan 2001–03)
     Ronald Venezia (Guatemala 1963–65)
     Karin Vermilye (Cameroon 2000–02)
     Aaron Welch (Dominican Republic 2000–02)
     Ryan Wells (Samoa 1998–2000)
Peace Corps/Government Printing Office
January, 2006
177 pages
$15.95
(Buy from GPO)

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When I Was Elena
by Ellen Urbani Hiltebrand (Guatemala 1991–93) Permanent Press
February 2006
304 pages
$28.00
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The Best Beekeeper of Lalibela
A Tale from Africa

(children's book)
by Cristina Kessler (Honduras 1973–75, Kenya 1975–76, Seychelles 1976–78);

Leonard Jenkins (Illustrator)
Holiday House
March 2006
32 pages
$16.95
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James Madison: Patriot, Politician, and President
(The Library of American Lives & Times)
by David B. Mattern (Mali 1976–78)
Rosen Publishing Group
August 2005
112 pages
$31.95
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The Papers of James Madison
Secretary of State Series; 2 April - 31 August 1804
(Volume 7)
David B. Mattern (Mali 1976–78), editor et al.
Charlottesville, Va: University Press of Virginia
September 2005
714 pages
$75.00
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San Miguel De Allende
(Poems)
b
y Andrew H. Oerke (PC Staff:Tanzania, Uganda, CD-Malawi, CD Jamaica 1966–71)
Swan Books,
2005
89 pages
$15.00
(Special discount for RPCVs. Both new books by Andrew Oerke for $20. Contact: Hans Janitshek, United Nations Society of Writers and Artists, 212/288-5716)

African Stiltdancer
(Poems)
b
y Andrew H. Oerke (PC Staff:Tanzania, Uganda, CD-Malawi, CD Jamaica 1966–71)
Swan Books
89 pages
$15.00
(Special discount for RPCVs. Both new books by Andrew Oerke for $20. Contact: Hans Janitshek, United Nations Society of Writers and Artists, 212/288-5716)
Pacific Nations & Territories
(4th edtion)
by Reilly Ridgell (Micronesia 1971–73)
Bess Press
2006
280 pages
$93.27
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Pacific Neighbors
(2nd edtion)
by Reilly Ridgell (Micronesia 1971–73)
Bess Press
2006
256 pages
$86.60
(Buy from Bess)
 
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