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A Ghost Story From Deepest Darkest Africa By Garth Lambert
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The three men and three women, rich, jaded, and bored to tears with life, craved excitement, sensual pleasure, uninhibited merriment, anything to break the monotony of their shallow existence. They... More > called this once-a-month sport: “Bring a Working Class Idiot Home For the Weekend and Scare the Living Hell Out of Him.” This time, they would get more than they bargained for.< Less
In Darkest Africa: Or, the Quest, Rescue and Retreat of Emin, Governor of Equatoria By Henry Morton Stanley
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In Darkest Africa: Or, the Quest, Rescue and Retreat of Emin, Governor of Equatoria by Henry Morton Stanley. On 28 October 1888 the Welsh-American explorer Henry Morton Stanley was entrenched deep... More > in the unexplored Ituri rainforest of the Congo. He had been hacking his way back and forth through the jungle for months in his attempt to relieve the colonial governor Emin Pasha, whose province in the southern Sudan was under siege by a coalition of Sudanese and Arab insurgents under the command of the messianic cleric Muhammad Ahmad. Famished and exhausted, Stanley sent his East-African porters out to pillage what they could from native farms. Eventually persuaded by Stanley, they proceeded to the Indian Ocean by way of the Semliki River which was found to connect Lake Albert with Lake Edward. Stanley’s own melodramatic account of the Emin Pasha Relief Expedition, In Darkest Africa, sold 150,000 copies in 1890 alone and was translated into ten European languages.< Less
In Darkest Africa : Or, the Quest, Rescue and Retreat of Emin, Governor of Equatoria, Volume I (Illustrated) By Henry M. Stanley
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“Only a Carlyle in his maturest period, as when he drew in lurid colours the agonies of the terrible French Revolution, can do justice to the long catalogue of disasters which has followed the... More > connection of England with Egypt. It is a theme so dreadful throughout, that Englishmen shrink from touching it. Those who have written upon any matters relating to these horrors confine themselves to bare historical record. No one can read through these without shuddering at the dangers England and Englishmen have incurred during this pitiful period of mismanagement. After the Egyptian campaign there is only one bright gleam of sunshine throughout months of oppressive darkness, and that shone over the immortals of Abu-Klea and Gubat, when that small body of heroic Englishmen struggled shoulder to shoulder on the sands of the fatal desert, and won a glory equal to that which the Light Brigade were urged to gain at Balaclava.”< Less
In Darkest Africa : Or, the Quest, Rescue and Retreat of Emin, Governor of Equatoria, Volume II (Illustrated) By Henry M. Stanley
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“Only a Carlyle in his maturest period, as when he drew in lurid colours the agonies of the terrible French Revolution, can do justice to the long catalogue of disasters which has followed the... More > connection of England with Egypt. It is a theme so dreadful throughout, that Englishmen shrink from touching it. Those who have written upon any matters relating to these horrors confine themselves to bare historical record. No one can read through these without shuddering at the dangers England and Englishmen have incurred during this pitiful period of mismanagement. After the Egyptian campaign there is only one bright gleam of sunshine throughout months of oppressive darkness, and that shone over the immortals of Abu-Klea and Gubat, when that small body of heroic Englishmen struggled shoulder to shoulder on the sands of the fatal desert, and won a glory equal to that which the Light Brigade were urged to gain at Balaclava.”< Less
Uganda: Resilience in the Face of Brutality By Jo Hauser
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What is it like to treat the sick living in Internally Displaced Persons Camps in Northern Uganda. In words and pictures Jo Hauser documents his experiences and reflects on the response of the Acholi... More > people to a brutal twenty-year war. The energy and smiles of the children make even the darkest days seem bright.< Less
Uganda: Resilience in the Face of Brutality By Jo Hauser
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What is it like to treat the sick living in Internally Displaced Persons Camps in Northern Uganda. In words and pictures Jo Hauser documents his experiences and reflects on the response of the Acholi... More > people to a brutal twenty-year war. The energy and smiles of the children make even the darkest days seem bright.< Less
Classic Adventures: King Solomon's Mines By H. Ryder Haggard
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The classic tale of adventure in deepest darkest Africa by acclaimed author H. Ryder Haggard. A great novel for both young readers and adults who love adventure and history.
Classic Adventures: King Solomon's Mines By H. Ryder Haggard
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The classic tale of adventure in deepest darkest Africa by acclaimed author H. Ryder Haggard. A great novel for both young readers and adults who love adventure and history.
Angolan Dawn By Craig Lock
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A true tale of an Angolan migrant miner who goes to 'e'Goli', the big city of gold in South Africa. Also a realistic portrayal of the Angolan conflict in "darkest Africa" through the eyes... More > of a hospital orderly. A moving and realistic novel about the evil and destructiveness of war, as well as the inherent goodness within every human spirit. History, Angola, Southern Africa, Legacy, Gisborne, New Zealand, South Africa, Travel, Africa, War, Politics, Humanity, Conflict, Novel< Less
Angolan Dawn By Craig Lock
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A true tale of an Angolan migrant miner who goes to 'e'Goli', the big city of gold in South Africa. Also a realistic portrayal of the Angolan conflict in "darkest Africa" through the eyes... More > of a hospital orderly. A moving and realistic novel about the evil and destructiveness of war, as well as the inherent goodness within every human spirit. History, Angola, Southern Africa, Legacy, Gisborne, New Zealand, South Africa, Travel, Africa, War, Politics, Humanity, Conflict, Novel< Less

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