With Both Hands Waving

With Both Hands Waving

by Justin Fox
     
 
Incorporating contemporary conflict and historical tradition in Mozambique, this travel memoir chronicles the experiences of a team of South African journalists who journeyed up the tropical coast of Southeast Africa and across the interior land of Mozambique in the early 1990s. The travelers observe architecture and devil worship, nature and war, snorkeling and

Overview

Incorporating contemporary conflict and historical tradition in Mozambique, this travel memoir chronicles the experiences of a team of South African journalists who journeyed up the tropical coast of Southeast Africa and across the interior land of Mozambique in the early 1990s. The travelers observe architecture and devil worship, nature and war, snorkeling and cooking, and encounter aid workers, backpackers, bandits, prostitutes, and ordinary Mozambique citizens along the way. With humor and sharp observation, this account captures a pivotal moment in Mozambique's history after the bitter indep<%END%>ence struggle and devastating civil war when the country, its people, and the narrator must redefine individual and national identities.

Author Biography: Justin Fox is a travel writer and photographer. He is the author of The Life and Art of François Krige.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780795701443
Publisher:
NB Publishers
Publication date:
04/28/2003
Edition description:
First Edition
Pages:
208
Product dimensions:
6.40(w) x 8.30(h) x 0.56(d)

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