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Steven K. Bailey (Poland 1993–95)

  • Strolling in Macau. A Visitor's Guide to Macau, Taipa, and Coloane, Thnkgs Asian Press 2007 (Buy this book)

Deborah Ball (Niger 1992–94)

  • At Home in the World: The Peace Corps Story, contributor, Peace Corps/USGPO, 1996

Robert Balmanno (Benin 1973–75)

Dillon Banerjee (Cameroon 1994–96)

  • So, You Want to Join the Peace Corps: What to Know Before You Go, Ten Speed Press, 2000 (Buy this book) REVIEW

Charles Baquet (Somalia 1965–67)

  • Peace Corps: The Great Adventure, contributor, Peace Corps/USGPO, 1997, 1999

Bill Barich (Nigeria 1966–67)

Walter H. Barkas (Nigeria 1961–63)

  • Wishy Washy’s Wish, with Rivkah Sweedler, Xlibris, 2001 (Buy this book)

Virginia Lee Barnes (staff spouse, Somalia 1965-67)

  • Aman: The Story of a Somali Girl, NY: Pantheon, 1994

Stephen Barnett (Sierra Leone 1976–78)

Frank Baron (Ethiopia 1966–68)

  • Reden und Briefe : Quellen z. Geschichte der Scholastik u. d. Humanismus im 15, Jahrhundert / Stephan Hoest ; hrsg., übers. und eingel. von Frank Baron, München : W. Fink, 1971.
  • Doctor Faustus: From History to Legend, München : Fink, 1978 (Buy this book)
  • Joachim Camerarius : (1500-1574) : Beitr. zur Geschichte d. Humanismus im Zeitalter d. Reformation / hrsg. u. eingel. von Frank Baron, München : Fink, 1978.
  • Rilke, the Alchemy of Alienation , Lawrence: Regents Press of Kansas, 1980 (Buy this book)
  • Faustus : Geschichte, Sage, Dichtung, München : Winkler, 1982.
  • Das Faustbuch von 1587 : Provokation und Wirkung / Richard Auernheimer, Frank Baron (Hrsg.).
    München : Profil, 1991
  • Johannes Trithemius : Humanismus und Magie im vorreformatischen Deutschland / Richard Auernheimer, Frank Baron (Hrsg.), München : Profil, 1991.
  • Faustus on Trial: The Origins of Johann Spies’s "Historia" in An Age of Witch Hunting, Tübingen : M. Niemeyer, 1992
  • Von Ungarn nach Auschwitz: Die Verschwiegene Warnung, with Sándor Szenes, Münster: Westfälisches Dampfboot, 1994
  • Albert Bloch: German Poetry in War and Peace: A Dual-language Anthology: Poems by Karl Kraus and Georg Trakl editor, Lawrence: Max Kade Center for German-American Studies, University of Kansas, 1995.
  • Albert Bloch: Artistic and Literary Perspectives, edited with Helmut Arntzen, David Cateforis; Lawrence: Max Kade Center for German-American Studies, University of Kansas ; Munich, Germany : Prestel, 1997

Jeffrey W. Barrett (Peru)

  • Impulse to Revolution in Latin America, NY: Praeger, 1985

Cheryl Bartz (Costa Rica 1989-91)

  • How to Reach Washington: A Manual for Advocates of Sustainable Development, DC: National Peace Corps Association, 1995

Christine Basham (Thailand)

  • Women Who Eat: A New Generation on the Glory of Food; contributor; edited by Leslie Miller, Seal Press, 2003 (Buy this book)

Madeline Ko-I Bastis (Ethiopia 1962–64)

  • Peaceful Dwelling: Meditations for Healing and Living, Charles E. Tuttle Co., 2000 (Buy this book)
  • Heart of Forgiveness: A Practical Path to Healing, Red Wheel/Weiser, 2003 (Buy this book)

Karen Batchelor (Korea 1972–74)

  • Murder at Ocean View College, Houghton Mifflin, 2006 REVIEW

Robert H. Bates (staff: PC Director/Nepal 1961–

  • Five Miles High: The Story of an Attack on the Second Highest Mountain in the World by the Members of the First American Karakoram Expedition, with Charles Houston, Dodd, Mead & Company, 1939; – The Thrilling True Story of the First American Expedition to K2, Lyons Press, 2000 (Buy this book)
  • K2, The Savage Mountain, McGraw-Hill, 1954 (Buy this book); – : The Classic True Story of Disaster and Survival on the World’s Second Highest Mountain, with Charles Houston, Lyons Press 2000 (Buy this book)
  • Mountain Man: The Story of Belmore Brown--Hunter, Explorer, Artist, Naturalist, Amwell Press 1991 (Buy this book)
  • The Love of Mountains Is Best: Climbs and Travels from K2 to Kathmandu, Peter Randall 1994 (Buy this book)
  • High: Stories of Survival From Everest and K2, contributor, Adrenaline Books, 1999 (Buy this book)
  • Mystery, Beauty, and Danger: The Literature of the Mountains and Mountain Climbing Published in England before 1946, Peter E. Randal 2001 (Buy this book)

Dolores Beasley (The Gambia 1983–85)

  • From and To: Friends, Loves and Peace Corps, iUniverse, 2007 (Buy this book)

Kathy Beckwith (India 1968–71)

  • Don’t Shoot! We May Both Be On The Same Side (A Curriculum Guide for Working Together and Resolving Conflicts), Carol Henderson, illustrator, Educational Media Corporation, 1998
  • If You Choose Not to Hit, Carol Henderson, illustrator, Educational Media Corporation, 2001 (Buy this book)
  • Critical Mass: I Never Thought It Would Be Like This, Educational Media Corporation, 2001
  • Playing War, Lea Lyons, illustrator, Tilbury Hous, 2005 (Buy this book)

Cynthia Beecher see Cynthia Dresser

Donald Beil (Somalia 1964-66)
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  • File Processing with COBOL, Reston, VA: Reston Publishing, 1981
  • The VisiCalc Book, Apple Edition, Reston, VA: Reston Publishing, 1982
  • The VisiCalc Book, Atari Edition, Reston, VA: Reston Publishing, 1982
  • The DIF File for Users of VisiCalc and Other Software, Reston, VA: Reston Publishing, 1983
  • SuperCalc! The Book, Reston, VA: Reston Publishing, 1983
  • The VisiCalc Book For the IBM Personal Computer, Reston, VA: Reston Publishing, 1983
  • Using the Horizon Spreadsheet: With the UNIX Operating System, Reston, VA: Reston Publishing, 1984
  • The Bank Street Writer Book, Reston, VA: Reston Publishing, 1985
  • Symphony First: An Introduction to Business Software, Reston, VA: Reston Publishing, 1985
  • Dynamics of Jazz, NY: Dow Jones-Irwin, 1986
  • Using Applications Software: An Introduction Featuring Framework, Ashton Tate/McGraw-Hill, 1986
  • The Student Edition of Framework II, Addison-Wesley, 1989
  • Wingz Across the Curriculum, Cambridge, MA: Course Technology, Inc., 1990

Gene Bellm (Colombia 1966–68)

Martin Benjamin (Ethiopia 1962–64)

  • Ethics in Nursing, co-author with Joy Curtis, New York: Oxford University Press, 1981. Second edition, 1986. Third edition, 1992. [Hungarian translation of first edition, Etika az Apolasban, Budapest, 1991; Japanese translation of third edition, Jikku Shuppan Publishing Company, 1995. (Buy this book)
  • Ethical Issues at the Outset of Life, co-editor with William B. Weil, Jr., M.D., Volume 3 of Contemporary issues in Fetal and Neonatal Medicine, Boston and Oxford: Blackwell Scientific Publications, 1987.
  • Splitting the Difference: Compromise and Integrity in Ethics and Politics, Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 1990 (Buy this book)
  • plus numerous book chapters

Deborah J. Bennett (Ghana 1980–81)

  • Randomness, Harvard University Press, 1998 (Buy this book)
  • Logic Made Easy: How to Know When Language Deceives you, WW Norton & Co. 2004 (Buy this book)

Meridan Bennett
(Peace Corps/Washington, Evaluation 1964-67)

  • Agents of Change: A Close Look at the Peace Corps, with David Hapgood, Little, Brown, 1968 (Co-author)

Milton J. Bennett (Micronesia 1968-70)

  • American Cultural Patterns: A Cross-Cultural Perspective, with Edward C. Steward, Revised Edition, Yarmouth ME: Intercultural Press, 1992

Laurette Bennhold-Samaan (PC Washington 1994-98)

  • Culture Matters: The Peace Corps Cross-Cultural Workshop, Craig Storti and ... Peace Corps, 1997

Andrew Scott Berman (Togo 1967–69)

  • At Home in the World: The Peace Corps Story, contributor, Peace Corps/USGPO, 1996

Joshua Berman (Nicaragua 1998–2000)

  • Moon Handbooks Nicaragua, Avalon Travel Publishing, and Randy Wood, 2002; 2nd edition 2005 (Buy this book)
  • Moon Handbooks Belize, 6th edition, Avalon Travel Publishing, and Chicki Mallan, 2004; 7th edition, 2007 (Buy this book)
  • Living Abroad in Nicaragua, with Randy Wood (Nicaragua 1998–2000), Moon Handbooks, 2006 (Buy this book)

Peter Bernhardt (El Salvador 1975-77)

  • Wily Violets & Underground Orchids: Revelations of a Botanist, NY: Morrow, 1989; Vintage Books, 1990
  • Natural Affairs: A Botanist Looks at the Attachments between Plants and People, NY: Villard Books, 1993

Fremont E. (Monty) Besmer (Nigeria 1963–65)

  • Horses, Musicians & God: The Hausa Cult of Possession-trance, South Hadley, Mass.: Bergin & Garvey Publishers, 1983

Tana Beverwyk (Malawi 1995–98)

  • Peace Corps: The Great Adventure, contributor, Peace Corps/USGPO, 1997, 1999

John Bigelow (Ethiopia 1962–64)

  • The Concise Blackwell Encyclopedia of Management, (contributor) edited by Cary L. Cooper and Chris Argyris, Wiley-Blackwell, 1998 (Buy this book)

Sam Birchall (Swaziland 1991–93)

  • At Home in the World: The Peace Corps Story, contributor, Peace Corps/USGPO, 1996
  • Peace Corps: The Great Adventure, contributor, Peace Corps/USGPO, 1997, 1999

David Francis Birchman (Zaire)

  • Victorious Paints the Great Balloon, illustrated by Jonathon Hunt, N.Y.,N.Y.: Bradbury Press, 1991
  • Brother Billy Bronto’s Bygone Blues Band, illustrated by John O’Brien, NY: Lothrop, Lee & Shepard/Morrow. 1992.
  • A Tale of Tulips, A Tale of Onions, illustrated by Jonathon Hunt, Four Winds, 1994.
  • The Raggly Scraggly No-Soap No-Scrub Girl, illustrated by Guy Porfirio, NY: Lothrop, Lee & Shepard/Morrow, 1995. (Buy this book)
  • Jigsaw Jackson, illustrated by Daniel San Souci, NY: Lothrop, 1996. (Buy this book)
  • A Green Horn Blowing, illustrated by Thomas Allen, NY: Lothrop, Lee & Shepard/Morrow, 1997 . (Buy this book)

John Bishop (Nigeria 1963–65)

  • Mambila Remembered, with Steve Clapp, Lowell Fewster, Harvey Flad and Roger Leed, self published, 2006 (Buy from Lulu) Review

Tom Bissell (Uzbekistan 1996–97)

  • The Bellybutton Fiasco, with Webster Younce, Xlibris, 2001 (Buy this book)
  • Speak, Commentary, with Jeff Alexander, McSweeney’s, 2003 (Buy this book)
  • A Galaxy Not So Far Away: Writers and Artists on Twenty-five Years of Star Wars, contributor, edited by Glenn Kenny, Owl Books, 2002 Justin, Charles and Company
  • Wild East: Stories from the Last Frontier, contributor, edited by Boris Fishman; Justin, Charles and Company, 2003 (Buy this book)
  • The Best Travel Writing 2003, contributor, Mariner Books, 2003 (Buy this book)
  • Chasing the Sea:Lost Among the Ghosts of Empire in Central Asia, Pantheon Press, 2003 (Buy this book) REVIEW
    PEACE CORPS WRITERS Best Travel Writing Award winner, 2004
  • God Lives in St. Petersburg: And Other Stories, Pantheon, 2005 (Buy this book) REVIEW
  • The Father of All Things: A Marine, His Son, and the Legacy of Vietnam, Pantheon 2007 (Buy this book)

Bonnie Lee Black (Gabon 1996–98)

  • Somewhere Child, Viking, 1981; Bantam Books, 1983
  • Peace Corps: The Great Adventure, contributor, Peace Corps/USGPO, 1997, 1999

Jan Knippers Black (Chile 1962-64)

  • Area Handbook for Cuba, 2nd Edition, Washington, DC: American University/Foreign Area Studies, no date
  • Area Handbook for Trinidad and Tobago, Washington, DC: American University/Foreign Area Studies, no date
  • United States Penetration of Brazil (Buy this book - Manchester University Press), Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1977; Manchester University Press
  • Sentinels Of Empire: The United States And Latin American Militarism, Westport, CT: Greenwood-Praeger, 1986
  • The Dominican Republic: Politics and Development in an Unsovereign State (Buy this book - Westview Press), Boston: Allen & Unwin, 1986; Westview Press, 1990
  • Latin America, Its Problems and Its Promise: A Multidisciplinary Introduction (Buy this book - third edition), Editor, Boulder, CO: Westview Press, 1991
  • Development in Theory and Practice: Bridging the Gap (Buy this book), Boulder, CO: Westview Press, 1991

Peter W. Black (Nigeria 1964–66, Micronesia 1966–69)

  • Conflict Resolution, editor with Kevin Avruch and Joseph A. Scimecca, Praeger Pub, 1991

Margaret Whitman Blair (Thailand 1975–77)

  • Brothers at War , Shippensburg, PA: White Mane Publishing, 1997 (Buy this book)
  • House of Spies: Danger in Civil War Washington, Shippensburg, PA: White Mane Publishing, 1999 (Buy this book)
  • The Sand Castle: Blockade Running And the Battle of Fort Fisher, Shippensburg, PA: White Mane Publishing, 2005 (Buy this book)
  • The Roaring 20: The First Cross-Country Air Race for Women, National Geographic, 2006 (Buy this book)

Juliet S. Blanchard (Philippines 1962–64)

  • Ants Have No Taste. NY: Vantage Press. 1980.

Blankenship, Jay R. (Montserrat 1978-80)

  • The Wildlife of Montserrat: Including an Annotated Bird List for the Island illustrations by Ellen Weidert; maps by Brian Dyde, Montserrat, West Indies: Montserrat National Trust, 1990 (Buy this book)

Charles G. Blewitt (Grenada 1969–71)

  • Valley Views (Four Plays), Laflin, Pa: Offset Paperback Manufacturers, Inc., 2007

Mary Blocksma (Nigeria 1965-67)

  • A Manual for School Libraries on Small Budgets, Editor with Geoffrey W. Cleaver, Enugu, Nigeria: East Central State School Libraries, Association, 1972
  • Did You Hear That?, Chicago: Childrens Press, no date
  • The Pup Went Up, Chicago: Childrens Press, 1983
  • Grandma Dragon’s Birthday, Chicago: Childrens Press, 1983
  • Apple Tree, Apple Tree, Chicago: Childrens Press, 1983
  • Easy-to-Make-Spaceships That Really Fly, with Dewey Blocksma, Prentice-Hall, 1983, Simon and Shuster, 1988
  • The Best-Dressed Bear, Chicago: Childrens Press, 1984
  • The Marvelous Music Machine: A Story of the Piano, Prentice-Hall, 1984
  • Rub-a-Dub-Dub: What’s in the Tub?, Chicago: Childrens Press, 1984
  • Easy-to-Make Water Toys That Really Work, with Dewey Blocksma, Prentice-Hall, 1985; Simon and Shuster, 1988
  • Where’s That Duck?, Chicago: Childrens Press, 1985
  • All My Toys Are on the Floor, Chicago: Childrens Press, 1986
  • Amazing Mouths and Menus, Prentice-Hall, 1986
  • El Oso Mas Elegante, Chicago: Childrens Press, 1986
  • Manzano, Manzano, Chicago: Childrens Press, 1986
  • Space Crafting: Invent Your Own Flying Spaceships, with Dewey Blocksma, Pretice-Hall, 1986
  • Action Contraptions: Easy-to-Make Toys That Really Move, with Dewey Blocksma, Prentice-Hall, 1987
  • Reading the Numbers, NY: Viking, 1989; Penguin, 1989
  • Naming Nature: A Seasonal Guide for the Amateur Naturalist, NY: Penguin Books, 1992; Great Lakes Nature: An Outdoor Year, University of Michigan Press, 2003 (Buy this book)
  • Yoo Hoo, Moon, NY: Bantam, 1992
  • Great Lakes Solo: Exploring the Great Lakes Coastline from the St. Lawrence Seaway to the Boundary Waters of Minnesota, Fourth Coast (Penguin) 1993; iUniverse, 2000)
  • Ticket to the Twenties: A Time Tourist’s Guide, Joy Street Books, 1993
  • The Fourth Coast: A Ninety-Day Improvisation, NY: Viking/Penguin, 1994
  • The Fourth Coast, NY: Penguin Books, 1995
  • Lake Lover’s Year: A Writer Learns to Paint, Beaver Island Arts, 2001 (Buy this book)
  • Great Lakes Solo, iUniverse, 2001
  • Uncle John’s Necessary Numbers: An Everyday Guide to Sizes, Measures and More, Portable Press, 2002 (Buy this book)
  • What’s on the Beach?: A Great Lakes Treasure Hunt, Beaver Island Arts, 2003 (go to BeaverIslandArts.com)
  • Great Lakes Nature, U Michigan Press, 2004

Judith M. Blohm (Liberia 1968–72)

  • Were in the World Are You Going, Intercultural Press, 1996 (Buy this book)
  • Kids Like Me: Voices of the Immigrant Experience, Intercultural Press 2006 (Buy this book)

S. A. Bodeen (Tanzania 1989-90)

Robert B. Boeder (Malawi 1965–66)

  • Rural Labor in Southern Africa, guest editor. East Lansing: African Studies Center, Michigan State University, 1974
  • Malawi: World Bibliographic Series, Oxford, England ; Santa Barbara, Calif. : Clio Press, 1979.
  • The Lomwe of Malawi: A bibliographic essay (History research seminar), U of Malawi, 1979
  • Alfred Sharpe of Nyasaland, Builder of Empire, Blantyre, Malawi: Society of Malawi, 1981
  • Wilfrid Good and the Ana a Mulungu Church, U of Malawi, 1982
  • Silent Majority: A History of the Lomwe in Malawi, Pretoria, Republic of South Africa: Africa Institute of South Africa, 1984
  • Malawi, Perseus Books, 1989 (Buy this book)
  • Beyond the Marathon: The Grand Slam of Trail Ultraruning, Vienna, GA: Old Mountain Press, 1996 (Buy this book)
  • Hardrock Fever: Running 100 Miles through Colorado’s San Juan Mountains, Fayetteville, NC : Old Mountain Press, 2000
  • The Chinese Laundry – A Novel of the San Juan Mountains, Fayetteville, NC: Old Mountain Press, 2005 REVIEW

Robert C. Bogdan (Nigeria 1964–66)

  • Participant Observation in Organizational Settings, Syracuse, N.Y.: Syracuse University Division of Special Education and Rehabilitation, 1972. (Buy this book)
  • Being Different: The Autobiography of Jane Fry. Collected, compiled, and edited, with an introd. and conclusion by Robert Bogdan, New York, Wiley, 1974.
  • Introduction to Qualitative Research Methods: A Phenomenological Approach to the Social Sciences, with Steven J. Taylor, New York: Wiley, 1975; ___ : The Search for Meanings, 1984 (Buy this book); ___ : A Guidebook and Resource, 1998. (Buy this book)
  • Inside Out: The Social Meaning of Mental Retardation, with Steven J. Taylor, Toronto; Buffalo: University of Toronto Press, 1982.
  • Qualitative Research for Education: An Introduction to Theory and Methods, with Sari Knopp Biklen, Boston: Allyn and Bacon, 1982; 1992; 1998. (Buy this book)
  • Freak Show: Presenting Human Oddities for Amusement and Profit, Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1988; (paperback) 1990. (Buy this book)
  • Life in the Community: Case Studies of Organizations Supporting People with Disabilities, Editor with Steven J. Taylor, and Julie Ann Racino, Baltimore, Md. : P.H. Brookes Pub. Co., 1991. (Buy this book)
  • The Social Meaning of Mental Retardation: Two Life Stories (A reissued edition of "Inside out" with a new postscript) with Steven J. Taylor; foreword by Seymour Sarason, New York: Teachers College Press, 1994. (Buy this book)
  • The Variety of Community Experience: Qualitative Studies of Family and Community Life, editor with Steven J. Taylor, and Zana Marie Lutfiyya, Baltimore : P.H. Brooks Pub. Co., 1995 (Buy this book)
  • Exposing the Wilderness: Early Twentieth-century Adirondack Postcard Photographers, Syracuse, N.Y.: Syracuse University Press, 1999. (Buy this book)

Lana McGraw Boldt (Marshall Islands, Micronesia 1967–69)

  • Flowers of the Pacific, NY: Bantam Books, 1984
  • Fionna’s Will, NY: Bantam Books, 1987

Edmund Blair Bolles (Tanzania 1966-68)
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  • Animal Parks of Africa, NY: Fodor’s Guides/McKay, 1978
  • The Beauty of America, Octopus Books, 1979 (Sold in the British Commonwealth as The Love of America); French translation, Les Etats Unis, Grund, 1980
  • So Much to Say: How to Help Your Child Learn to Talk, NY: St. Martin’s Press, 1982
  • The Penguin Adoption Handbook: A Guide to Creating Your New Family, NY: Viking/Penguin, 1984; 2nd Revised Edition, 1993
  • Who Owns America?, NY: M. Evans, 1984
  • Remembering and Forgetting: Inquiries into the Nature of Memory, NY: Walker, 1988
  • When Acting Out Isn’t Acting: The Truth About Disruptive Disorders, Rosalie Greenberg & Lynne Weissberg, PIA Press, 1988 (Ghostwriter)
  • Learning to Live With Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, NY: Dell Medical Library, 1990
  • Relief from Chronic Back Pain, NY: Dell Medical Library, 1990
  • A Second Way of Knowing: The Riddle of Human Perception, Prentice-Hall Press, 1991
  • Galileo’s Commandment: An Anthology of Great Science Writing (Buy this book), Editor, NY: W. H. Freeman, 1997
  • The Ice Finders: How a Poet, a Professor, And a Politician Discover the Ice Age, Counterpoint, 1999 (Buy this book)
  • Einstein Defiant: Genius versus Genius in the Quantum Revolution, Joseph Henry Press, 2004 (Buy this book)

Kalifa Sobrino Bonnivier (Malaysia 1972-74)

  • Autobiography of a Stranger, Singapore: Times Editions, 1993

Steve Borish (Somalia)

  • The Land of the Living: The Danish Folk High Schools and Denmark’s Non-Violent Path to Modernization, Nevada City, CA: Blue Dolphin Publishers, 1991
  • Danish Social Movements in a Time of Global Destabilization, Vejle, Denmark: Kroghs Forlag, 1996

Jerr Boschee (India 1968–70)

  • The Social Enterprise Sourcebook: Profiles of Social Purpose Businesses Operated by Nonprofit Organizations, Minneapolis: Northland Institute, 2001 (Buy this book)

Daniel B. Botkin (Philippines 1962-64)

  • A Simulation Model for the Management of Sandhill Cranes, Richard Miller et al, Yale University, 1972
  • Forest Succession: Concepts and Application, ed et al, NY: Springer-Verlag, 1981
  • Environmental Studies: Earth as a Living Planet, with Edward A. Keller, Merrill Pub Co, 1982, 2nd ed., 1987 (Buy this book)
  • Changing the Global Environment: Perspectives on Human Involvement, et. al., Academic Press, 1989 (Buy this book)
  • Discordant Harmonies: A New Ecology for the 21st Century, NY: Oxford University Press, 1990, 1992 (Buy this book)
  • Manual for Jabowa 2: The Forest Growth, Oxford University Press, 1993 (Buy this book)
  • Forest Dynamics: An Ecological Model, Oxford University Press 1993
  • Environmental Science: The Earth as a Living Planet, with Edward A. Keller NY: John Wiley & Sons, 1995; 2nd ed 1997; 3rd ed 2000; 4th editon 2002 (Buy this book)
  • Our Natural History: Lessons from Lewis and Clark, NY: Putnam, 1995 (Buy this book); Oxford Press, 2004 (Buy this book)
  • The Extraordinary Chemistry of Ordinary Things, et al, 2nd ed 1997
  • The Blue Planet: An Introduction to Earth System Science, with Brian J. Skinner & Stephen C. Porter, John Wiley & Sons, 2nd ed. 1999 (Buy this book)
  • Passage of Discovery: The American Rivers Guide to the Missouri River of Lewis and Clark, with Stephen E. Ambrose and Robert Redford, Oerugeem 1999 (Buy this book)
  • Forces of Change: A New View of Nature, et al. National Geographic, 2000 (Buy this book)
  • No Mans’s Garden: Thoreau and a New Vision for Civilization and Nature, Island Press, 2000 (Buy this book)
  • Strange Encounters: Adventures of a Renegade Naturalist, J.P. Tarcher, 2003 (Buy this book)

Harvey Botzman (Kenya 1966–69)

  • Finger Lakes Bicyclist’s Tour Guide, Rochester, NY: Cyclotour Guide Books, no date
  • ’Round Lake Erie: A Bicyclist’s Tour Guide, Rochester, NY: Cyclotour Guide Books, 1996; 2nd edition: 2003.
  • Long Distance Bicycle Touring Primer Rochester, NY: Cyclotour Guide Books, no date
  • ’Round Lake Michigan: A Bicyclist’s Tour Guide, Rochester, NY: Cyclotour Guide Books, 1997; 2nd edition, no date.
  • Erie Canal Bicyclist and Hiker Tour Guide, Rochester,, NY: Cyclotour Guide Books, 1997; 2nd ed. 1999.
  • ’Round Lake Huron: A Bicyclist’s Tour Guide, Rochester, NY: Cyclotour Guide Books, 1999
  • ’Round Lake Ontario: A Bicyclist’s Tour Guide Rochester, N.Y. : Cyclotour Guide Books, 1995; 2nd ed., 1999.

Kevin Brady (Mongolia 1996–97)

  • Mongolia Experience & Other Poems, Brooklyn, NY: Patricia Books, 1999

Ben Bradlee, Jr. (Afghanistan 1970–72)

  • The Ambush Murders: The True Account of the Killing of Two California Policemen, Dodd, Mead and Company, 1979
  • Prophet of Blood: The Untold Story of Ervil LeBaron and the Lambs of God, with Dale Van Atta, New York : Putnam, 1981.
  • Guts and Glory: The Rise and Fall of Oliver North, New York: D.I. Fine, 1988
  • Betrayal: The Crisis in the Catholic Church, [overseen by], by The Investigative Staff of the Boston Globe,Little Brown, 2002

Philip Brady (Zaire 1980–82)

  • Günter Grass’s Der Butt: Sexual Politics and the Male Myth of History, edited with Timothy McFarland, John J. White, Oxford: Clarendon Press; New York : Oxford University Press, 1990 (Buy this book)
  • Prenzlauer Berg: Bohemia in East Berlin? edited with Ian Wallace,Amsterdam; Atlanta, G : Rodopi, 1995
  • Forged Correspondences, Binghamton, NY: New Myths Press, 1996 (Buy this book)
  • Critical Essays on James Joyce’s A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man, edited with James F. Carens, New York : G.K. Hall; London : Prentice Hall International, Twayne Publ. 1998 (Buy this book)
  • Weal, Ashland Poetry Press, 2000 (Buy this book)
  • To Prove My Blood: A Tale of Emigrations & The Afterlife, Ashland Poetry Press, 2003 (Buy this book) REVIEW

John Brandi (Ecuador 1966–68)

  • A Nothing Book, privately printed, 1964
  • Tehachapi Fantasy, privately printed, 1964
  • Poem Afternoon in a Square of Guadalajara, Maya Books, 1970.
  • Emptylots: Poems of Venice and L.A., Nail Press, 1971
  • Field Notes from Alaska, Nail Press, 1971
  • Desde Alla, Tree Books, 1971
  • Towards a Happy Solstice, Christopher’s Press, 1971
  • One Week of Mornings at Dry Creek, Santa Barbara: Christopher Books, 1971
  • Y Aun Hay Mas, Dreams and Explorations: New and Old Mexico, Santa Barbara: Christopher’s Books, 1972 (Buy this book)
  • Christmas, [et al], Santa Barbara: Christopher’s Books, 1973
  • Three Poems of Spring, Nail Press, 1973
  • August Poem, Nail Press, 1973
  • Smudgepots: For Jack Kerouac, Nail Press, 1973
  • The Phoenix Gas Slam, Nail Press, 1973
  • San Francisco Lastday Homebound Hangover Highway Blues, Nail Press, 1973
  • A Partial Exploration of Palo Flechado Canyon, Nail Press, 1973
  • Firebook, Smokey the ear Press, 1974
  • Turning Thirty Poems, Duende Press, 1974
  • In a December Storm: Poems, Nov-Jan 74/75, Bowling Green: Tribal Press, 1975
  • Narrowgauge to Riobamba, Santa Barbara, CA: Christopher’s Books, 1975.
  • Looking for Minerals, Cherry Valley, N.Y.: Cherry Valley Editions, 1975
  • In a September Rain, Copper Canyon Press, 1976
  • Chimborazo: Life on the Haciendas of Highland Ecuador, Akwesasne Notes Press, 1976
  • Memorandum from a Caribbean Isle, Blackberry Books, 1977
  • Diary from Baja California, Santa Barbara: Christopher’s Books, 1978
  • Poems from Four Corners, Great Raven Press, 1978
  • The Guadalupes: A Closer Look, Carlsbad Caverns Natural History Association, 1978
  • As It Is These Days, Whistling Swan Press, 1979
  • Andean Town circa 1980, Time of Tooth Books, 1980
  • Poems for the People of Coyote, Distant Longing Press, 1980
  • Sky House/Pink Cottonwood, Time of Tooth Books, 1980
  • Diary from a Journey to the Middle of the World, Figures Press, 1980
  • That Crow That Visited Was Flying Backwards, Santa Fe, N.M. : Tooth of Time, 1982
  • Cowboy from Phantom Banks and Other Stories from Southeastern New Mexico, Point Reyes Station, Calif. : Floating Island Publications, Small Press Distribution , 1983 (Buy this book)
  • Rite for the Beautification of All Beings: A Poem, West Branch, IA : Toothpaste Press, 1983.
  • At the World’s Edge, Painted Stork Editions, 1983
  • Zuleikha’s Book, Doggerel Press, 1983
  • Poems on the Edge of Day, NY: White Pine Press, 1983 (Buy this book)
  • That Back Road In: Poems from the American Southwest 1972–1983, Berkeley, CA: Wingbow Press, 1985.
  • Hymn for a Night Feast: Poems, 1979–1986, Holy Cow! Press, 1988
  • In the Desert We Do Not Count the Days: Stories & Illustrations, Holy Cow! Press, 1991 (Buy this book)
  • Shadow Play: Poems, 1987–1991, Light & Dust Books, 1992
  • Weeding the Cosmos, Selected Haiku, La Alameda Books, 1994 (Buy this book)
  • Heartbeat Geography: Selected and Uncollected Poems, 1966-1994, NY: White Pine Press, 1995 (Buy this book)
  • A Question of Journey, the Asia Journals, Light & Dust Books, 1995
  • River Flowing, Small Press Dist, 1997
  • No Other Business Here: A Haiku Correspondence, with Steve Sanfield, La Alameda Press, 1999 (Buy this book)
  • Unmasking the Fire: Bali Journals, with Renee Gregorio, Yoo Hoo Press, 1999
  • Reflections in the Lizard’s Eye: Notes from the High Desert, Western Edge Press, 2000 (Buy this book)
  • Visits to the City of Light, Mother’s Milk Press, 2000
  • Empty Moon/Bellyfull: Asian Haiku, Pilgrims Books India, 2001
  • In What Disappears: Poems, NY: White Pine Press, 2003 (Buy this book)
  • The Unswept Path: Contemporary American Haiku, editor with Dennis Maloney, White Pine Press, 2005 (Buy this book)
  • Water Shining Beyond the Fields: Haibun Travels Southeast Asia, Tres Chicas Books, 2006

Mark Brazaitis (Guatemala 1991–93)

  • Peace Corps: The Great Adventure, contributor, Peace Corps/USGPO, 1997, 1999
  • The River of Lost Voices: Stories from Guatemala (Buy this book), Iowa City, IA: University of Iowa Press, 1998
  • Living on the Edge: Fiction by Peace Corps Writers, contributor, Curbstone Press, 1999 (Buy this book)
  • Steal My Heart, Van Neste Books, 2000 (Buy this book) REVIEW
    * Winner of the 2001 Maria Thomas Fiction Award presented by Peace Corps Writers.
  • Voices From the Field: Reading and Writing About the World, Ourselves and Others, contributor, Washington: Peace Corps, 2002 (to download a PDF copy)
  • An American Affair, Texas Review Press, 2005 (Buy this book) REVIEW

Hunter Breland
(Dominican Republic 1962-64, Washington DC 1965)

  • Selective Admissions in Higher Education, with W. Manning and W. Willingham: Carnegie Council, 1977
  • Population Validity and College Entrance Measures, The College Board, 1979
  • Assessing Student Characteristics in Admission to Higher Education, The College Board, 1981
  • Personal Qualities and College Admissions, with W. Willingham: The College Board, 1982
  • Demographics, Standards, and Equity: Report of a Survey of Undergraduate College Admissions Policies, Practices, and Procedures, American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Counselors, 1986
  • Assessing Writing Skills, The College Board, 1987
  • Challenges in College Admissions, American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Counselors, 1995
  • English Word Frequency Statistics: Analysis of a Selected Corpus of 14 Million Tokens, with L. Jenkins, The College Board, 1997

Patrick Breslin (Colombia 1963–65)

  • Interventions, NY: Doubleday, 1980
  • Development with Dignity: Grass Roots Development and the Inter-American Foundation, Rosslyn, VA: Inter-American Foundation, 1987

Alice Brew(Ukraine 2003–05)

Howard W. Brill (Nigeria 1965–67)

  • Arkansas Law of Damages, Norcross, GA: Harrison Co., 1984; 1990; 1996.
  • Arkansas Professional and Judicial Ethics, Atlanta, Ga.: Darby Print. Co., 1986; Fayetteville, Ark.: M & M Press, 1991; 1994.

Beryl Brinkman (Afghanistan 1967–69)

  • The Funniest Job You’ll Ever Love: An Anthology of Peace Corps Humor, editor, with illustrations by Jim Cloutier, Second Edition, Eugene, OR: West Cascade RPCVs, 1991

Valerie (Piotrowski) Broadwell (Morocco 1981–83)

  • Volunteer Tales: Experiences of Working Abroad, contributor, edited by Savita Bailur & Helen Rana, Cambridge, England: Lutterworth Press, 2003 (Buy this book at Amazon.co.uk)
  • City of Light, City of Dark: Exploring Paris Below, Xlibris, 2007 (Buy at Xlibris)

Karen Brody (Belize 1988–89)

Rhoda and Earle Brooks (Ecuador 1962–64)

  • The Barrios of Manta: A Personal Account of the Peace Corps in Ecuador, illustrations by Rhoda Smith Brooks, NY: New American Library, 1965

Thomas F. Brosnahan (Turkey 1967–69)
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  • Turkey on 5 Dollars a Day. New York, A. Frommer; distributed by Simon and Schuster, 1971
  • Arthur Frommer’s Dollarwi$e Guide to Canada. New York: Frommer/Pasmantier Pub. Corp. 1981, 1982, 1988
  • Frommer’s Mexico & Guatemala on $ ... & $ ... A Day. New York : Frommer/Pasmantier Publishers, 1981.
  • Frommer’s Israel on $ ... & $ ... A Day, New York : Frommer/Pasmantier, 1982
  • Frommer’s Beat the High Cost of Travel: Travel More, Travel Better New York: Prentice Hall, 1982; 1984; 1988.
  • Frommer’s Mexico on $ ... A Day, New York: Frommer/Pasmantier, 1983, 1985.
  • Frommer’s Cancún, Cozumel, and Yucatán, New York, NY: Prentice Hall Trade Division, 1987, 1989.
  • Frommer’s Comprehensive Travel Guide. New England, New York: Prentice Hall Press, 1991; New York, N.Y: Frommer/Pasmantier, 1988, New York: Prentice Hall, 1990.
  • Arthur Frommer’s Dollarwise Guide to New England Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont . New York, N.Y., Frommer/Pasmantier Pub. Corp., no date; 1980
  • Frommer’s Mexico on $ ... A Day, plus Belize and Guatemala. New York : Prentice Hall, 1987, 1990
  • Frommer’s Mexico City and Acapulco, New York, NY : Prentice Hall Trade Division, 1989.
  • Frommer’s ... Guide to Montreal & Quebec City, New York, N.Y. : Frommer/Pasmantier, no date; New York, NY : Prentice Hall Trade Division, 1989.
  • Frommer’s Turkey on $ ... A Day. New York, N.Y. : Prentice Hall Press, 1990.
  • Lonely Planet Turkish Phrasebook, Lonely Planet, 1990; 1999 (Buy this book)
  • Lonely Planet Turkey, with Pat Yale, Lonely Planet, 4th ed. 1993; 5th ed, 1996; 6th ed. 1999. (Buy this book) REVIEW
  • Lonely Planet Middle East on a Shoestring, with Andrew Humphreys, Geert Cole, Rosemary Hall, 2nd ed. 1997 (Buy this book)
  • Lonely Planet Central America on a Shoestring, with Nancy Keller, Rob Rachowiecki, Barbara Reioux, Carolyn Hubbard, Lonely Planet, 3rd ed. 1997 (Buy this book)
  • Lonely Planet Guatemala, Belize & Yucatan LA Ruta Maya, with Nancy Keller, Lonely Planet, 3rd ed. 1997 (Buy this book)
  • Lonely Planet Turkey : A Lonely Planet Travel Atlas, editor, Lonely Planet, 1997 (Buy this book)
  • Lonely Planet Mexico, with John Noble, Scott Doggett, Susan Forsyth, James Lyon, Hawthorn, Vic. ; London: Lonely Planet, 1992; 6th ed 1998 (Buy this book)
  • Lonely Planet Istanbul, Lonely Planet, 1997, 1999. (Buy this book)
  • Lonely Planet New England, Lonely Planet, 1996; 1999 (Buy this book)
  • Turkey: Bright Sun, Strong Tea, Travel Info Exchange, 2005 (Buy this book)

Diane Halstead Brotemarkle (Nigeria 1964–66)

  • Imagination and Myths in John Keats’s Poetry, San Francisco: Mellen Research University PressMay 1993. (Buy this book)
  • Cross Cultural Mythology, editor, introduction and commentary, East Rockaway, NY: Cummings & Hathaway, 1997.

Jim M. Brown (Colombia 1962–64)

  • Tennis: Teaching, Coaching, and Directing Programs, Prentice-Hall, 1976
  • Tennis Without Lessons, Prentice-Hall, 1977
  • Tennis: Strokes, Strategy, & Programs, Prentice-Hall, 1980
  • Physical Education and Sport (Contributor), American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance, 1983
  • Tennis - Group Instruction II (Co-Editor), United States Tennis Association; 3rd edition, 1984
  • Teaching Tennis: Steps to Success, Human Kinetics, 1989; (3rd Ed.) 2004; also translated into Chinese, Romanian, Spanish and Russian
  • Physical Activity and Sport for the Secondary School Student (Contributor), National Association for Sport and Physical Education, 1993
  • Planning for Comprehensive Health Education (Co-Author), McNeese State University, 1996
  • Sports Talent: How to Identify and Develop Outstanding Athletes, Human Kinetics, 2001
  • A Different Game: Golf After 50 (Co-author), Burford Books, 2001
  • Sports Injuries 2004 (for The Cleveland Clinic), Belvoir Media Group, 2004
  • One Hundred Stretches: Head-to-Toe Stretches for Exercise & Sport, Burford Books, 2004
  • Chronic Pain 2006 (for The Cleveland Clinic), Belvoir Media Group, 2006

Kevin Bubriski (Nepal 1975-79)

  • Portrait of Nepal, Photography/Text, Chronicle Books, 1994 (Buy this book)
    *RPCV Writers & Readers’ Paul Cowan Non-Fiction Award, 1994
  • Power Places of Kathmandu : Hindu and Buddhist Holy Sites in the Sacred Valley of Nepal (Photographer), with Keith Dowman, Inner Traditions Intl Ltd, 1995 089281540X (Buy this book)
  • The Traveler: An American Odyssey in the Himalayas by Eric Hansen, Hugh Swift (Photographer), Kevin Bubriski (Contributor), Sierra Club Books, 1995
  • Pilgrimage: Looking at Ground Zero, PowerHouse Books, 2002 (Buy this book)

Bea Buckley (Malawi)

Betsy L. Bucks (Colombia 1964-66)

  • Tortillitas Para Mama, Selected and translated with Margot Griego, Sharon S. Gilbert and Laurel H. Kimball; Barbara Cooney (illustrator), Henry Holt, 1981, 1988, 1990 (Buy this book) REVIEW

Laurence Budd (Philippines 1979–80)

  • Americans Do Their Business Abroad: Stories by People Who Should Have Known Better, But Are Glad They Didn’t, (contributor), Lulu, 2007 (Buy at Lulu)

Jean Valens Bullard (Columbia 1976–77j)

  • To Hold a Falling Star: Living at Home with Alzheimer’s, with Betty Baker Spohr, Carbondale, CO: Longmeadow Press, 1990
  • Let’s Go Camping in a National Park, Yellowstone Association, reprint, 1990; reprint, 1996

James R. Bullington (staff: CD Niger 2000–06)

  • Adventures in Service with Peace Corps in Niger, BookSurge, 2007 (Buy this book)

Jon Burbank (Western Samoa 77–79, Nepal 1980-82)

  • Culture Shock! Nepal: A Guide to Customs and Etiquette, Portland, OR: Graphic Arts Center Publishing Co., no date

Leah Burgess (Philippines)

  • Chicken Soup for the Traveler’s Soul, contributor, Health Communications, Inc., 2002 (Buy this book)

Edward Franklin Burkett (Micronesia 1986–87)

  • A Country Boy’s Dream Comes True: Travelling the World, iUniversem 2004 (Buy this book)

Stanley W. Burkey (Nigeria 1963–64)

  • People First: A Guide to Self-Reliant Participatory Rural Development, London: ZED Books, NY: Palgrave, 175 Fifth Avenue, NY, NY 10010.1 800 221 7945), 1993.

Ford N. Burkhart (Malaysia 1967–68)

  • Media, Emergency Warnings and Citizen Response, Westview Press, 1991

Derick Burleson (Rwanda 1991–93)

  • Ejo: Poems, Rwanda, 1991–1994, University of Wisconsin Press, 2000 (Buy this book)
  • The Poetry Anthology, 1912–2002, (contributor) edited by Joseph Parisi, Ivan R. Dee, Publisher 2004 (Buy this book)
  • Deep Travel: Contemporary American Poets Abroad (contributor), Ninebark Press, 2007 (order this book)

Joyce A. Burnett (Mauritania, Mali 1989–91)

  • Adam's Belle: A Memoir of Love Without Bounds, DBM Press, LC, 2008 (Buy this book)

Patrick Burns (Moldova 2003–05)

  • A Life Inspired: Tales of Peace Corps Service, contributor, DC: Peace Corps/USGPO, 2006

John J.S. Burton (Thailand 1965–67)

  • The Deer Flies of Indiana (Diptera: Tabanidae: Chrysops, The Great Lakes Entomologist 8:1, 1975
  • Tabanini of Thailand above the Isthmus of Kra (Diptera: Tabanidae).  Los Angeles: Entomological Reprint Specialists, 1978
  • 101 Pests in Saudi Aramco and What To Do About Them, Saudi Arabian Oil Company, 2000
  • Urban Pest Control: The Saudi Aramco Experience.  Saudi Arabian Oil Company, 2001
  • Cultivated Outdoor Plants of Saudi Aramco, Saudi Arabian Oil Company, 2001
  • Lao Close Encounters, Bangkok: Orchid Press, 2005; 2007 (Buy this book)

Lawrence Michael Busch (Guinea 1965–66, Togo 1967–68)

  • Science and Agricultural Development, editor, Totowa, N.J. : Allanheld, Osmun, 1981.
  • Science, Agriculture, and the Politics of Research with William B. Lacy, Boulder, Colo.: Westview Press, 1983
  • Food Security in the United States edited withWilliam B. Lacy, Boulder, Colo.: Westview Press, 1984.
  • The Agricultural Scientific Enterprise: A System in Transition edited with William B. Lacy, Boulder : Westview Press, 1986
  • Plants, Power, and Profit: Social, Economic, and Ethical Consequences of the New Biotechnologies editor, Cambridge, Mass: B. Blackwell, 1991.
  • From Columbus to Conagra : The Globalization of Agriculture and Food, edited with Alessandro Bonanno and Enzo Mingione, University Press of Kansas, 1994 (Buy this book)
  • Making Nature, Shaping Culture: Plant Biodiversity in Global Context [et al.]. Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, 1995 (Buy this book)
  • The Eclipse of Morality: Science, State, and Market, New York : Aldine de Gruyter, 2000 (Buy this book)

Charles E. Butler (Kenya 1983-85)

  • When Sap Bleeds: Prose & Verse, John Grout/Great Impressions, 1984

Jacqueline Butler-Diaz (Thailand 1968-70)

  • Yao Design in Northern Thailand, Bangkok: The Siam Society, 1981
  • New Laos, New Challenges, (editor), Tempe, AZ: Program for Southeast Asian Studies, Arizona State University, 1998 (Buy this book)
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