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The Man Who Tried to Save the World

The Dangerous Life and Mysterious Disappearance of an American Hero

The Man Who Tried to Save the World( )
Author: Anderson, Scott
ISBN:978-0-385-48666-8
Publication Date:May 2000
Publisher:Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Imprint:Anchor
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $17.95
Book Description:

A swashbuckling Texan, a teller of tall tales, a womanizer, and a renegade, Fred Cuny spent his life in countries rent by war, famine, and natural disasters, saving many thousands of lives through his innovative and sometimes controversial methods of relief work. Cuny earned his nickname "Master of Disaster" for his exploits in Kurdistan, Somalia, and Bosnia. But when he arrived in the rogue Russian republic of Chechnya in the spring of 1995, raring to go and eager to put his ample...
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Book Details
Pages:400
Detailed Subjects: Biography & Autobiography / General
Social Science / Disasters & Disaster Relief
Biography & Autobiography / Rich & Famous
Political Science / Civil Rights
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.21 x 7.98 x 1.02 Inches
Book Weight:0.925 Pounds



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