African Madness

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Vintage Books, 1990 - AIDS (Disease) - 202 pages
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The four extraordinary tales of contemporary African reality in this book will continue the fascination with Africa that has been demonstrated most recently by interest in Gorillas in the Mist.

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African madness

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In describing the four investigations he undertook in Africa, New York Times correspondent Shoumatoff recounts the madness that is as much of others as it is of African origin. He discusses the events ... Read full review

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Great book -- rereading the essay on Dian Fossey was revelatory after having been there Read full review

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Shoumatoff was a staff writer for The New Yorker and is now a contributing editor for Vanity Fair.

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