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  • Bonobo Handshake : A Memoir of Love and Adventure in the Congo
    Vanessa Woods
    Paperback: 06/07/2011
     
    A young woman follows her fiancé to war-torn Congo to study extremely endangered bonobo apes - who teach ...
  • The Lassa Ward : One Man’s Fight Against One of the World’s Deadliest Diseases
    Dr. Ross Donaldson MD, MPH
    Paperback: 07/20/2010
     
    Ross Donaldson is one of just a few who have ventured into dark territory of a country ravaged by war to study...
  • Blood River : The Terrifying Journey Through the World's Most Dangerous Country
    Tim Butcher
    Paperback: 09/01/2009
     
    An utterly absorbing narrative that chronicles Tim Butcher’s forty-four-day journey along the Congo River...
  • Down the Nile : Alone in a Fisherman's Skiff
    Rosemary Mahoney
    Paperback: 09/15/2008
     
    In 1998 Rosemary Mahoney took a solo trip down the Nile in a seven-foot rowboat. This is the unforgettable ...
  • Dark Star Safari : Overland from Cairo to Cape Town
    Paul Theroux
    Paperback: 04/01/2004
     
    A rich and insightful book whose itinerary is Africa, from Cairo to Cape Town: down the Nile, through Sudan ...
  • True At First Light
    Ernest Hemingway
    Paperback: 07/01/2000
     
    Both a revealing self-portrait and dramatic fictional chronicle of his final African safari. Written in 1953, ...

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