Shadow of Kilimanjaro: On Foot Across East Africa

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Bloomsbury, 2006 - Hiking - 288 pages
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Writer, explorer and adventurer, Rick Ridgeway takes readers on an incredible journey, on foot for a month, from the summit of Kilimanjaro, through the plains of Tsavo, to the sea, offering a rare ground-level view of East Africa as it is today.

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In one of the most acclaimed travel and adventure books of 1999, Rick Ridgeway chronicles his trek from the summit of Mount Kilimanjaro to the Indian Ocean, through Kenya's famed Tsavo Park. His tale ... Read full review

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About the author (2006)

Rick Ridgeway, a mountaineering legend, is renowned for his writing, photography, & filmmaking. His articles appear in numerous magazines, & he is the author of four previous books, including "The Shadow of Kilimanjaro." He lives with his family in California.

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