The Baringo Kid: Confrontations with Africa / Edition 1

The Baringo Kid: Confrontations with Africa / Edition 1

by Thomas F. Pawlick
     
 

ISBN-10: 0761822259

ISBN-13: 9780761822257

Pub. Date: 08/28/2002

Publisher: UPA

The Baringo Kid is an eyewitness account of daily life among an expatriate development aid community in East Africa during the end of the Cold War. Based on the author's personal experience while working with several aid organizations, including the United Nations, it turns a lens on the lives of Africans, ordinary and extraordinary, and often unabashedly mercenary

Overview

The Baringo Kid is an eyewitness account of daily life among an expatriate development aid community in East Africa during the end of the Cold War. Based on the author's personal experience while working with several aid organizations, including the United Nations, it turns a lens on the lives of Africans, ordinary and extraordinary, and often unabashedly mercenary non-African expats with whom they for years shared a relationship of mutual aid and exploitation.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780761822257
Publisher:
UPA
Publication date:
08/28/2002
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
158
Product dimensions:
5.42(w) x 8.52(h) x 0.47(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 The first step Chapter 2 A good Samaritan Chapter 3 Bring Kaopectate Chapter 4 The mercenaries Chapter 5 "How is you?" Chapter 6 No credit Chapter 7 The Baringo Kid Chapter 8 Routines Chapter 9 Anna Chapter 10 A Shoot at Limuru Chapter 11 Fishing Naivasha Chapter 12 Kilimanjaro Chapter 13 The ghosts of Mombasa Chapter 14 Callback Chapter 15 Somali Madness

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