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Three Cups of Tea: One Man's Mission to Fight Terrorism and Build Nations-- One School at a Time Setting & Symbolism

Greg Mortenson
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Objects/Places

Korphe

The village Greg wanders into after being lost upon his descent from the mountain. This is where Greg sees the need for a school building and where he pledges to construct a building for that purpose.

Africa

Where Greg spends most of his childhood.

Kilimanjaro Christian Medical Center

The teaching hospital Greg's parents help establish.

Ramsey High School

Where Greg attends school after returning to the United States.

Fort Leonardwood, Missouri

Where Greg goes to serve out his basic training for the military.

River Falls, Wisconsin

Where Greg's mother Jerene is a principal and where students raise some eight hundred dollars toward Greg's cause.

Rawalpindi

Where Greg stays while buying the materials for the school.

Central Asia Institute

The foundation formed by Greg for constructing schools in Pakistan.

Bozeman, Montana

Where Greg moves after marrying Tara and where he eventually establishes the headquarters of the CAI in...

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