The Call of Africa: An Illustrated Travel Journal

The Call of Africa: An Illustrated Travel Journal

by Dr J. William Allgood
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The Call of Africa: An Illustrated Travel Journal by Dr J. William Allgood

The Journey of a Lifetime...

Physician and photographer, Dr. William Allgood, brings you the wonderful sights and descriptions of a place ripe with beauty--Africa.

Travel with Dr. Allgood and his wife as they journey across southern Africa by air, land, and water to wondrous places and adventures. Experience a flight over Victoria Falls, where you will behold the earth's largest sheet of falling water! Have a look at the extraordinary Ngorongoro crater in northern Tanzania, where wild life reside from Cape buffalo to roaming lions and to exotic baboons. See why this is called "Africa's Garden of Eden".

View the beautiful sunsets reflecting off the Okavango delta--one of the largest inland water systems in the world. And marvel at Cape Town's mystical Table Mountain--among the most famous landmarks on the planet and which hosts one enchanting sight after the other.

The Call of Africa: An Illustrated Travel Journal captures all the exquisite scenes of southern Africa and Holland with over forty spectacular color photographs and descriptive commentary. Dr. Allgood provides an engaging portrayal of the area along with an in-depth look and feel of the world's most amazing landmarks and treasures.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781598000108
Publisher: Outskirts Press, Inc.
Publication date: 01/28/2006
Pages: 80
Product dimensions: 8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.21(d)

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The Call of Africa: An Illustrated Travel Journal 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
I have long been a fan of Dr. Allgood's photography, he captures the beauty, the essence and a subtext of his subjects, while allowing personal interpretation. This book fulfilled my expectations and then some. The easy reading allowed me to be a travel companion with this wonderful couple. I loved the stories that introduced me to some very interesting people and animals, plus added a greater debth of understanding of the africa that he and Sharon enjoyed so much! A journey I will not forget. I recommend this book to anyone contemplating a trip to Africa, it will provide you with descriptions of places you will probably want to visit yourself after reading about them. Or, if armchair traveling is what you enjoy most, you will be thrilled with the quality of the photography and text that allows you to put yourself in the authors jeep.