The black Nile: one man's amazing journey through peace and war on the world's longest river

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Investigative journalist Dan Morrison hired a boat builder, summoned a childhood buddy, and set out paddling from Jinja, Uganda, down the White Nile toward Cairo. Four thousand miles, two companions, and several other means of local conveyance later, he emerged on the Mediterranean. The story Morrison tells of this spectacular-and spectacularly harrowing-journey is a mash-up of narrative travel writing, investigative reportage, and current history, resulting in a thoughtful, funny, and frightful trip across a region whose people are trying to claw their way from war and poverty to something better.
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full_title black nile one mans amazing journey through peace and war on the worlds longest river
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subject_facet Audiobooks, Canoes and canoeing -- Nile River, History / Africa / General, Morrison, Dan -- Travel -- Nile River, Morrison, Dan -- Travel -- Nile River Region, Nile River -- Description and travel, Nile River Region -- Description and travel, Nile River Region -- Social conditions, POLITICAL SCIENCE / Government / Comparative, TRAVEL / Africa / General, War and society -- Nile River Region
title_display The black Nile : one man's amazing journey through peace and war on the world's longest river
title_full The black Nile : one man's amazing journey through peace and war on the world's longest river [electronic resource] / Dan Morrison, The black Nile [sound recording] : one man's amazing journey through peace and war on the world's longest river / Dan Morrison
title_short The black Nile :
title_sub one man's amazing journey through peace and war on the world's longest river
topic_facet Canoes and canoeing, Description and travel, Morrison, Dan, Social conditions, Travel, War and society