New books by Peace Corps writers — December 2016


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uprooting-terriorism Uprooting Terrorism Everywhere
Charles Cox (Ecuador 1965-67;  APCD/Peru, Brazil 1970-75)
Dec 2016
217 pages
$15.95 (paperback), $13.99 (Kindle)

win-friends-sacred-cowsHow to Win Friends & Avoid Sacred Cows: Weird Adventures in IndiaHindus, Sikhs and Muslims When the Peace Corps was New
by David Macaray (India 1967-68)
The Ardent Writer Press (Brownsboro, Alabama)
December 2016
291 pages
$29.95 (hardcover), $19.95 (paperback), $2.99 (Kindle)

phobosPhobos & Deimos: Two Moons, Two Worlds
(short stories)
by John Moehl (Camaroon 1974–80)
Resource Publications
August, 2016
136 pages
$17.00 (paperback), $9.99 (Kindle), $37.00 (hard cover)

grandpa-joeGrampa Joe: Portrait of a Quiet Hero
Troy D. Montes (El Salvador 2004–06), editor
Patriot Media Incorporated
May 2016
$14.95 (paperback)

on-edge-murphy On the Edge: An Odyssey
Stephen E. Murphy (PC staff/Regional Director, Inter-Americas 2002–03)
Odyssey Chapters (via CreateSpace), Seattle, WA
September 2016
188 pages
$15.95 (paperback), $5.99 (Kindle)

embassyThe Embassy: A Story of War and Diplomacy
Dante  Paradiso (Kenya 1993–95)
Beaufort Books
November 2016
$26.95 (hardcover), $9.95 (Kindle)

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