I Dreamed of Africa

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Penguin Books, 2000 - Biography & Autobiography - 314 pages
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At the age of twenty-five, Kuki Gallman, divorced and badly injured in a devastating car accident, left Italy to convalesce in Africa with the man who would become her second husband. Enchanted by the land, they established a vast ranch on the Laikipia plateau in Kenya. But Africa's splendor came with a price. Filled with pain and joy, beauty and drama, Gallman's haunting memoir "captures perfectly the magic of Kenya" (The New York TImes Book Review).

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Kuki Gallmann is an environmentalist, a poet, and a writer. She lives in Kenya, Africa.

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