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The author of the book: Dervla Murphy
Edition: The Overlook Press
Date of issue: July 1st 1996
ISBN: 0879516712
ISBN 13: 9780879516710
Language: English
Format files: PDF
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In January 1992, Dervla Murphy prescribed herself several carefree months and embarked on a cycle tour (pedaling and pushing) from Kenya to Zimbabwe via Uganda, Tanzania, Malawi and Zambia on the cyclist’s equivalent of a Rolls Royce called Lear. Before long, she realized that for travelers who wish to remain stress-free, Africa is the wrong continent. Inevitably she was caught up in the harrowing problems of the peoples she met; the devastating effects of AIDS (ukimwi is Swahili for AIDS), drought and economic collapse; skepticism about Western “aid schemes”; and corruption and incompetence, both white and black.


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Ebook The Ukimwi Road: From Kenya to Zimbabwe read Online! Dervla Murphy is an Irish touring cyclist and author of adventure travel books for over 40 years. She is best known for her 1965 book Full Tilt: Ireland to India With a Bicycle, about an overland cycling trip through Europe, Iran, Afghanistan, Pakistan and India.

Murphy is a famous speaker and writer on Palestinian issues. She seeks the dissolution of Israel in its entirety.

Murphy normally travels alone and unaided, without luxuries and depending on the hospitality of local people. When not travelling, Murphy lives in Lismore, as she has for most of her life.



Reviews of the The Ukimwi Road: From Kenya to Zimbabwe


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Despite the criticism, I liked the book!

ELIZA

Why do I need to drive a phone number?

RONNIE

After this book, I look at the world with different eyes!

EMILIA

Watch out! Maybe a fundamental change in your life!




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