Walk the Land
Saar, Jacob. Hike the Land of Israel – The full guide to the Israel National Trail and hiking in Israel, including a description of the hike in both northbound and southbound directions and important logistical information. The guide includes recommendations for shorter trips, one day or more.
http://www.israelnationaltrail.com/ Website of the Israel National Trail Data Project and a major resource for those hiking the INT with lots of information including gear, maps, FAQ’s, and a forum for finding hiking partners
http://wikitravel.org/en/Israel_National_Trail Also lots of information including “the Israel Trail experience,” history, and links
http://www.israeltrail.net/resources.html A reference for English speakers who want to hike the Trail
http://teva.org.il/english/israelnationaltrail – Website of the Israel Trails Committee, which has responsibility for the development and maintenance of the Israel National Trail. This site contains a history of the trail, as well as advice on hiking, maps, water placement, and other valuable information.
A People Tall and Smooth
Ajak, Benjamin, and Benson Deng, Alphonsion Deng, Judy Bernstein. They Poured Fire on Us from the Sky: The Story of Three Lost Boys from Sudan. PublicAffairs, 2006
Dau, John Bull with Michael S. Sweeney. God Grew Tired of Us: A Memoir. National Geographic, 2007
Eggers, Dave. What is the What: The Autobiography of Valentino Achak Deng. McSweeney’s, 2006
Hari, Daoud. The Translator: A Tribesman’s Memoir of Darfur. Random House, 2008
Nhial, Abraham and DiAnn Mills. Lost Boy No More: A True Story of Survival and Salvation. B&H Books, 2004
Assaf (Aid Organization for Refugees and Asylum Seekers in Israel): http://www.assaf.org.il/en/
Hotline for Migrant Workers: http://www.hotline.org.il/english/index.htm
Kav LaOved (Worker’s Hotline): http://www.kavlaoved.org.il/default_eng.asp
Physicians for Human Rights – Israel: http://www.phr.org.il/default.asp?PageID=4