Review: Blood River: A Journey to Africa's Broken Heart

Editorial Review - - Elliott Walker

In this unforgettable African odyssey, the London Daily Telegraph's Tim Butcher takes the reader on a dangerous and disturbing 44day trek along the path of the Congo River, from the heart of subSaharan Africa to the Atlantic Ocean. Butcher's trip, which he dubs "ordeal travel," proceeds through the heart of the Congo (formerly the Belgian Congo, later Zaire) by motorbike, barge and dugout canoe ... Read full review

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Great book! Great view on today's problems in Congo.

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