CAIRO KHARTOUM DURBAN SOUTH AFRICA EAST AFRICA, 1940
Seller ID: 0009060
On offer is a short and fascinating travel journey through East Africa, undertaken in the 1940s. It is a detailed, account of four Englishmen (John James, Peter Dawson, Harry Davies, and the unnamed author) and two Ethiopian servants (brothers, named Datchee and Bouwee) who take a journey from Cairo, Egypt to Durban, South Africa, travelling by horseback, punts, canoes, and aeroplane. Chances are that the trip was undertaken during the second half of the 1940s, as there is no mention of the war that consumed the world in the first half of the decade. The first page of the book contains an inde... View More...