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Book Title: The Price of Stones|
The author of the book: Twesigye Jackson Kaguri
Edition: Penguin Group (USA)
Date of issue: June 10th 2010
Format files: PDF
The size of the: 310 KB
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Reader ratings: 7.5
ISBN 13: 9781101190210
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The extraordinary story of Twesigye Jackson Kaguri, a man from rural Uganda who, after settling in America, returned to his hometown to build a tuition-free school for orphans.
An incredibly inspiring and thrilling book, this is the story of Twesigye Jackson Kaguri, who grew up in rural southwestern Uganda, the son of an irascible small-time farmer and his loving wife. In spite of the family's poverty, Jackson succeeds and graduates from the national university with a calling to work in human rights that leads him to Columbia University. There he falls in love with and later marries an American scientist, Beronda.
When Jackson returns to Uganda with his bride, they are overwhelmed by the many villagers who line up to ask for help with food and school fees—-and having lost two siblings to AIDS, Jackson is especially moved by the plight of the thousands of abandoned AIDS orphans in his local district. Impulsively, he and Beronda vow to open the first tuition-free school...
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Read information about the authorTwesigye Jackson Kaguri was raised in Uganda, graduated from Makarere University, and was a visiting scholar at Columbia University. He is the associate director of development at Michigan State University in East Lansing, Michigan, and the founder and director of the Nyaka and Kutamba AIDS Orphans Schools in Uganda.
Co-author Susan Urbanek Linville is a biologist and writer who lives in Pennsylvania."
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