House of Stone by Christina Lamb
6 Feb 2008 // 4:00 PM
This succeeds not as a narrative tour de force, but in the way it uses a simple story to illuminate the complexity and paradoxes of present-day Zimbabwe.
Sewing Circles of Herat: A Personal Voyage Through Afghanistan by Christina Lamb
25 Jun 2003 // 8:00 PM
Though heartbreaking, Lamb's book is a beautiful gift to Afghanistan and essential to understanding a people beyond news clips.