The Ukimwi Road: From Kenya to Zimbabwe

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Isis, Mar 1, 1995 - Social Science - 426 pages
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What to make of a trans-continental cyclist who apparently knows almost nothing about bicycle maintenance? Or of a 60 year old Irish woman who at times seems to measure her progress in beers consumed ... 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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