2 edition of An African diary found in the catalog.
An African diary
Pictorial work of the author"s twelve days experiences in Ol ari Nyiro, a sprawling wildlife paradise in northern Kenya.
|Statement||Valmik Thapar ; with an afterword by Kuki Gallmann ; additional photographs by Amita Chhabra ; "the keys to paradise" by Ian Jojnson.|
|Genre||Diaries, Pictorial works|
|LC Classifications||QL337.K4 T43 2009|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiii, 153 p. :|
|Number of Pages||153|
|LC Control Number||2009346373|
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This book is a brief diary of some travels in Africa where he was working along with some representatives of CARE.
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About Bill Bryson’s African Diary. From the author of A Short History of Nearly Everything and The Body comes a travel diary documenting a visit to royalties and profits go to CARE International. In the early fall offamed travel writer An African diary book Bryson journeyed to Kenya at the invitation of CARE International, the charity dedicated to working with local communities to eradicate.
Additional Physical Format: Online version: Ripley, Francis J. (Francis Joseph), African diary. Glasgow, Burns, (OCoLC) Document Type. From the author of A Short History of Nearly Everything and The Body comes a travel diary documenting a visit to Kenya.
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