Title:Dark Star Safari - Overland from Cairo to Cape Town
Theroux sets off for Cape Town from Cairo - the hard way. Travelling across bush and desert, down rivers and across lakes, and through country after country - Egypt, the Sudan, Ethiopia, Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Malawi, Mozambique, Zimbabwe, South Africa... he visits some of the most beautiful landscapes on earth and some of the most dangerous. It is a journey of discovery and of rediscovery - of the unknown and the unexpected, but also of peple and places he knew as a young and optimistic teacher forty years before...
Second hand Paperback