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By Frank Reidy

(An Irish-language title)Winner of Gradam Ui Shuilleabhain, publication of the yr Award 2010. In 1994 the military officer, Frank Reidy was once despatched to japanese Africa to help the United international locations attempt that was once assembled to accommodate the humanitarian main issue attributable to genocide in Rwanda. during this publication the writer returns to japanese Africa, hoping to work out one other aspect of the continent. pictures of Africa that aren't so universal in Western media, usually fascinated by tales of famine, warfare, political fraud, and incessant hardship.

The writer sails round the Kenyan coast in a conventional dhow, visits Barack Obama’s grandmother, and learns concerning the country’s complex and tragic background. He is going on safari within the Maasai Mara nationwide park. He visits Uganda to determine how Irish Governmental relief has helped that state. And he returns to Rwanda to determine how they're progressing within the years following genocide. it is a trip ebook, a background booklet, a resource of knowledge and a publication of politics – it's a booklet that anybody with an curiosity in Africa will savour.

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