Further Reading & Viewing

admin | October 19, 2009

Throughout Three Cups of Tea are references to names and writings that might have piqued your interest.  Here are some tips to help you  look a little deeper: Warrior Song of King Gezar (Gesar). Called  Gling Ge sar gye sgrung in Tibetan, this ancient and massive epic poem relates the heroic deeds of the divine [...]

HSU Library Video Titles on Pakistan and Afghanistan

admin | August 17, 2009

HSU Library owns a number of videos which provide in depth coverage of topics relating to the area where Three Cups of Tea is set.  These can be checked out by faculty or students.  Or, use viewing stations on the second floor of the library. Frontline World. stories from a small planet (VIDEO 6996) 2008 [...]

Three Cups of Tea on YouTube

admin | June 29, 2009

There are numerous short videos on YouTube relating to Greg Mortenson and his work with the Central Asia Institute and Pennies for Peace programs in the Karakoram region of Pakistan and Afghanistan.   Some notable examples: Mortenson’s daughter, Amira narrates  a 10 minute video on the Pennies for Peace program which helps American children directly assist [...]