Another Day in Paradise: Front Line Stories from International Aid Workers
By: Carol Bergman (editor), John Le Carre (foreword_author)Hardback
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Another Day in Paradise is an anthology of first-person stories by international aid workers. Written by active aid workers and spanning the hot spots of the globe from Afghanistan to Cambodia, Rwanda to Vietnam and Ecuador to Bosnia, these stories tell it like it really is on the ground. Covering natural disaster, war and all-too-fragile peace, these stories open an uncensored window onto the lives of aid workers and the triumphs and tragedies of the people they are trying to help.
Carol Bergman, a journalist and instructor in the Writing Program at New York University, has published feature articles, essays, reviews and interviews in, amongst others, The Times, the New York Times, The Daily News Magazine, Cosmopolitan, and The Christian Science Monitor. She has also written several books including the memoir Searching for Fritzi.
Foreword by John le Carre * Preface * Part One: Natural Disasters - Introduction * Another Day in Paradise * Awakening * Grandmother * Invincible * Part Two: War - Introduction * Surviving Genocide * My Bodyguard * My Testimony * The Tremor Within * Behind the Lines * What is Beautiful * The House of Prayer and Peace * Part Three: Fragile Peace - Camp - bo- dia * Letters Home * Out of Time * Appointed Rounds * Afterword * Acknowledgements * Contributors * Aid Agencies
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