Steve's Bookshelf: Conflicts And Untold Stories | KCUR

Steve's Bookshelf: Conflicts And Untold Stories

Jul 17, 2013

Sneak behind the lines of Mexico’s brutal drug wars and climb to the top of Mount Everest during the Cold War without leaving your home.

This installment of Steve's Bookshelf includes four different authors.

On Wednesday's Up to Date, Steve's Bookshelf returns with more recommendations. Joining Steve Kraske to discuss their books are:

  • Nathaniel PhilbreckBunker Hill: A City, a Siege, a Revolution
  • Broughton Coburn, The Vast Unknown: America's First Ascent of Everest
  • Alfredo Corchado, Midnight in Mexico: A Reporter's Journey Through a Country's Descent into Darkness  
  • Lily Koppel, The Astronaut Wives Club: A True Story