Category: African Travel

By Dominique Auzias,Jean-Paul Labourdette

Djibouti, comme Massaoua ou Suakin, fait partie de ces ports mythiques que l'on découvre et apprend à désirer en lisant les écrivains voyageurs. Monfreid, Kessel, Rimbaud, Londres, Kapuscinski, Pratt et autres ont sillonné les eaux et los angeles terre de cette région à los angeles recherche d'images, de sensations, de fortune. Leur imaginative and prescient de Djibouti ne doit pas fausser los angeles vôtre. Une fois que le rêve de voyage est né, laissez tomber les livres et venez découvrir l. a. vigie de l. a. Mer Rouge, los angeles porte d'entrée de l. a. Corne de l'Afrique.

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By Dianne Stewart,Di Stewart

Thirty writers, thirty perspectives of Durban. every bit inspires stories of the town that has formed them. With quite a lot of voices, from John van de Ruit, Glynis Horning, Ronnie Govender, Kobus Mooman, Aziz Hassim and plenty of extra, Durban in a Word is a lush assortment from South Africa's frequently forgotten city.

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By Georgia Kelly,Benjamin Boyce,Benjamin Colby,Gus DiZerega,Julianne Maurseth,Barry Spector,Hazel Henderson

final yr, Praxis Peace Institute answered to the libertarian conspiracy movie Thrive with a pamphlet titled "Uncivil Liberties: Deconstructing Libertarianism," conscientiously and concisely laying out the issues inherent in libertarian philosophy and why it's so attractive to present day society. Now, in a publication via an analogous identify, six individuals from Praxis have expounded on their arguments to create a compelling case opposed to the novel tenants of libertarianism, demonstrating the untruths promoted inside libertarian tradition and the way involved voters can keep away from and refute universal myths unfold by means of severe right-wing ideologies. This publication is a must-read for somebody invested in smooth politics and the way forward for the USA. Praxis Peace Institute is a non-profit peace schooling association dependent in Sonoma, California, devoted to deep inquiry, artistic challenge fixing, and expert civic participation. considering that its founding in 2001, Praxis Peace Institute courses have addressed the main correct social demanding situations of our time, from conversation and clash transformation, to politics and propaganda, to the economic system. stopover at www.praxispeace.org.

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By Michael Brett

From a unmarried sanctuary tested in 1926, South Africa now boasts a proud supplement of nineteen nationwide parks which have been defined by means of nationwide Geographic because the best secure zone community on this planet outdoor of the us of the US. during the last 20 years, concerted efforts have led to greater than 1 000 000 hectares being further to the nationwide park property that now represents all of South Africa's unbelievable biomes.

This publication introduces what's certainly South Africa’s such a lot celebrated nationwide treasure – its nationwide parks. It contains details that hasn't ever sooner than seemed in print, besides 24 accomplished maps that comprise updated information concerning the most modern land purchases and vacationer advancements in each one park and the lately verified transfrontier parks in neighbouring Mozambique, Zimbabwe, Botswana and Namibia. crucial info for viewers, fascinating evidence on natural world distribution and data approximately visitor amenities are awarded in simply obtainable tables and textual content boxes.

This booklet is an important trip spouse for an individual who plans to discover South Africa's unbelievable nationwide parks. the writer and photographer, Michael Brett, holds a Master’s measure in safe region administration from the collage of KwaZulu-Natal and is a professional on African conservation and tourism.

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By Susanne Weinhart,V. Groß,Birge Laudi,Hassan Aftabruyan,Christiane Stüber,Keno tom Brooks,Raiko Milanovic,Mila Carnel,Anne Grießer,Margit Breuss

Afrika – dunkel, geheimnisvoll und faszinierend.
14 Kurzgeschichten zeigen die Faszination des „Schwarzen Kontinents“ aus unterschiedlichen Perspektiven. Geographisch umspannen sie den Kontinent von Nord nach Süd und von West nach Ost, von Ägypten bis Südafrika, von Guinea bis Kenia. Auf der Zeitachse reichen die Geschichten von den Anfängen der Menschheit bis in die Zukunft. Sie erinnern an dunkle Kapitel der Vergangenheit und sie beleuchten das afrikanische Alltagsleben und Probleme der Gegenwart.

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By Bill Branch

Africa has a wealthy range of tortoises, terrapins and turtles. This authoritative box consultant is richly illustrated with color images that make for simple id of the forty six African species; it presents available, up to date details and distribution maps, and examines how those creatures have tailored to their environments. The e-book deals an outline in their origins, anatomy and biology, their conservation prestige and the threats to their survival posed by way of the destruction in their habitats by way of man.

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By Michael Wood,Susan Wood

The tales during this ebook are in regards to the early days.
Michael was once no expert pilot, yet he flew and
navigated the skies with out the fashionable reduction of GPS, and
somehow opposed to usually huge, immense odds of climate and
darkness controlled to arrive his vacation spot, and the
patients who awaited him.
Michael's bronchial asthma by no means left him, although it was once greatly
improved via the nice and cozy weather in Kenya. His lifestyles always
had this element of patience, and in either his flying, his
surgical paintings and his construction of the Flying Doctor
Services and AMREF, it was once his braveness and tenacity
that observed him via such a lot of problems and dangers.
He says in a single of the chapters of this booklet whilst he was
faced with the arriving darkish and perilous weather
conditions, "I realised that i couldn't flip back." now not to
turn again was once the essence of his lifestyles and achievement.

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By Peter Erichsen

Von 1990 bis 1997 lebt und arbeitet der Autor in Südafrika (Kapstadt) und erlebt - parallel zu der Wiedervereingung Deutschlands - den Wandel in Südafrika. Die weiße Regierung der Apartheid weicht einem demokratisch verfassten Staat unter Nelson Mandela.
Das reich bebilderte Buch besteht aus einer college von Rundbriefen und Tagebucheintragungen und liefert einen sehr persönlichen Blick auf die Entwicklung der Deutsche Schule in Kapstadt und die politischen und gesellschaftlichen Auseinandersetzungen in Südafrika, die im Wesentlichen heute noch bestehen.
Der Anhang enthält einen geschichtlicher Überblick bis 2014.

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By François-Antoine De Quercy

Mai 2013... après un passage au Consulat de France à Abidjan où mon interlocuteur se montre optimiste sur ma demande, départ pour San Pedro.

Clémentine veut m’éviter les difficultés de los angeles « côtière », course défoncée, quasiment impropre à l. a. circulate lors de son dernier voyage dans cette ville où elle a longtemps vécu...

Deux fois 6500 francs pour Abidjan - Méagui... avec passage à Tiassalé, Divo, Lakota, Gagnoa, Soubre...
À Méagui, à 70 kms de San pedro il fera déjà nuit... et il faudra prendre un autre bus, un petit bus, 2 fois 1500 francs... Un "bus fou"... Il roule bien trop vite...

ninety six images. Ce qui fut vu du bus. Ni le temps ni les moyens de m’arrêter dans ces villages traversés... je dois essayer de saisir le maximum... en masquant ce travail... Être photographié par "un touriste" dérange naturellement... Pour "les paysages", l. a. trickyé réside dans los angeles vitesse... réagir...

Disponible en papier et numérique

François-Antoine de Quercy
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http://www.quercy.pro

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By Insight Guides

Whether you must scale the heights of Mount Kilimanjaro, get pleasure from fabulous online game viewing on safari, or just lie on a stunning seashore, you are able to do all of it in Tanzania and Zanzibar. This e-book has been totally overhauled through a professional Africa writer and is choked with wonderful new photos bringing this breathtaking kingdom and its humans to lifestyles. It tells you the entire most sensible activities and locations to go to in Tanzania and offers you extra historical past at the country's attention-grabbing historical past and tradition than the other guide.
From the colourful capital of Dar es Salaam to the plains of the Serengeti, the entire country's most sensible locations are lined. we are going to convey you the place to take pleasure in unmissable Tanzania stories like coral diving off the coast of Pemba and chimpanzee monitoring within the Mahale Mountains, and there is a entire, absolutely illustrated gazetteer detailing the exceptional flora and fauna you are more likely to come across on safari. Maps all through might help you get round and shuttle information offer you the entire crucial information.

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