NO MERCY: A Journey to the Heart of the Congo

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

Beset by bedbugs, tsetse flies, venal sorcerers, and nettlesome Marxist functionaries, O'Hanlon (In Trouble Again, 1989, etc.) journeys far upriver in the Congo to discover the truth about a prehistoric beast rumored to live deep within the forest. An odd retinue—including a sex-starved Congolese government naturalist, a humorously foul-mouthed and caustic American specialist in animal behavior ... Read full review

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Review: No Mercy: A Journey Into the Heart of the Congo

User Review  - Julia - Goodreads

Certainly different from Paul Theroux. It is interesting, honest, thought provoking and humorous. However I found it hard to get into the rythmn of the book, which at times can be quite discordant ... Read full review

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