The Ukimwi Road: From Kenya to Zimbabwe

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Isis, Mar 1, 1995 - Social Science - 426 pages
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Accounts of the author's travels through Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Malawi and Zambia in the mid 90s. One constant theme is the ever increasing poverty and the devastation of the AIDS epidemic that has wiped out entire families. Read full review

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Ukimwi, AIDS, the "slim disease." The epidemic permeated everywhere Dervla Murphy went and in every conversation she had along her four month bike ride through sub-saharan and southern Africa in the ... Read full review

Contents

Nairobi to Sotik
1
Graduates or Warriors? Sotik to Maseno
32
Maseno to Entebbe
70
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Dervla Murphy has been writing accounts of her journeys to the remoter areas of four continents since 1964; her books include "Eight Feet in the Andes" and "Through Siberia By Accident,"""

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