Books Recommended by Lisa Ling
The Girl in the Picture
The Story of Kim Phuc, the Photograph, and the Vietnam War
Source: "The story of the young girl who was photographed running naked in horror after her village was napalmed during the war, and who came to symbolize for the world its utter disaster and devastating toll." - Lisa Ling
We Wish to Inform You That Tomorrow We Will be Killed With Our Families
Stories from Rwanda
Source: "This meticulously account is told from both the Hutu and Tutsi perspectives and is impressively comprehensive. It is so well told, in fact, that I felt like I was there experiencing the horror with my own eyes." - Lisa Ling
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