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3 edition of Carrousel in the Congo found in the catalog.

Carrousel in the Congo

Jack V. Wright

Carrousel in the Congo

by Jack V. Wright

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Published by Dorrance in Philadelphia .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Jack V. Wright.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ4.W9493 Car, PS3573.R535 Car
The Physical Object
Pagination213 p.
Number of Pages213
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5077667M
ISBN 100805914919
LC Control Number74129781
OCLC/WorldCa115291

  An autobiographical work, the book looks at his return visit to Republic of Congo, 23 years after he had last visited his home country. Since his departure, both his mother and stepfather had died, and the places of his childhood and adolescence had dramatically changed. Lumières de Pointe-Noire, then, is an account of his travels back to the. Republic of the Congo - Republic of the Congo - The colonial era: By the early 19th century, the Congo River had become a major avenue of commerce between the coast and the interior. Henry Morton Stanley, a British journalist, explored the river in , but France acquired jurisdiction in when Pierre de Brazza signed a treaty with the Tio ruler.

Library Bound Book — List: $ / S&L: $ eBook — List: $ / S&L: $ The Democratic Republic of the Congo is the largest and most populous country in Central Africa. *LEGAL DISCLOSURES Pier Village III Urban Renewal Company, LLC, Developer. Extell Marketing Group NJ LLC, licensed real estate broker. Developer is affiliated with Kushner Companies and Extell Development Company.

  The first half of the book rambled along with no clear focus, apart from the comic book caricature missionary, although there were some fascinating details of life in a 60's Congo village. However, as the book moved forward in time, during turbulent political unrest, there was no attempt to create any feeling of suspense or danger, although in Reviews: K. Carousel in the Congo. A group of hunters with their wives set out for a great adventure in the African Congo. Almost immediately they are beset with tragedy as their hunting party is besieged by a tribe of hostile natives. was Runner up in the Sci-fi category at the Los Angeles Book Festival, and a received Honorable Mention status at.


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