Greg Mortenson and David Oliver Relin's account of Greg's involvement in building schools in Pakistan.
Read by William Hope.
|01||20080310||Following a failed bid to ascend K2, Mortenson stumbles into Korphe, an impoverished village in northern Pakistan.|
Although the children have no school, Mortenson is so moved by their hunger to learn that he promises to return.
|02||20080311||Greg returns to Pakistan's Karakoram mountain range, where he engages in a lengthy bargaining process to buy all he needs to construct the school he promised to build.|
When he finally arrives in Korphe atop a lorry load of lumber, the villagers make an astounding pronouncement.
|03||20080312||Before work on Korphe school can begin, Greg and the villagers get to grips with the intricacies of constructing a suspension bridge.|
|04||20080313||Korphe school is almost built.|
Greg seeks new villages in Pakistan to build more schools, but soon finds himself in danger.
|05 LAST||20080314||Greg expands his school building project as conflict leads him to help Pakistan's poorest people in new ways.|