SynopsisMichael Nicholson is a well-known television reporter, and when he had finished his tour of duty in South Africa, both he and his family decided that they would travel home through the African continent in a Land Rover, a journey which took them five months. This book is written from the entries recorded in his log-book at the end of every day, days which were to include having Masai spears hurled at them, seeing Mount Kilimanjaro in all its glory and camping out in the bush with wild animals living nearby.
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