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The Gambia Diaries - July 2016
Price: Free! Words: 2,950. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
The Gambia Diaries – short essays on life in The Gambia, West Africa, from the perspective of British ex-pat Mark Williams, international bestselling author writing beneath (mostly) picture-postcard blue skies in his personal paradise.
The Gambia Diaries - June 2016
Price: Free! Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2016. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The Gambia Diaries – short essays on life in The Gambia, West Africa, from the perspective of British ex-pat Mark Williams, international bestselling author writing beneath (mostly) picture-postcard blue skies in his personal paradise.
African Identities: a New Perspective
Price: Free! Words: 14,630. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This polemic longread takes a critical look at the differences in the discourse about Africa and about Europe. Comparing Africa and Europe 130 years ago and today, the book contains a passionate plea for greater respect for the different African cultures and languages and contends that a lack of such respect is one of the main factors impeding Africa's development today.
África Occidental Es Mi Jardín: La Vida de un Expatriado en Gambia y Más Allá
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,230. Language: Spanish. Published: August 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Acompaña al exitoso autor internacional y expatriado británico Mark Williams en la primera parte de esta odisea por la historia, geografía, cultura y vida diaria del país que hoy es su hogar - la República de Gambia y la región que llama su jardín - África Occidental. Parte autobiografía, parte diario de viaje, parte...
West Africa Is My Back Yard: Ex-Pat Life In The Gambia And Beyond
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,540. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Join international best-selling author and ex-pat Brit Mark Williams on the first part of this odyssey through the history, geography, culture and daily life of the country he calls his home - The Gambia and the region he calls his back yard - West Africa. Part memoir, part travelogue, part...
Coco Cooks Gambia
Series: Coco Cooks Africa - Cookbooks, Book 3. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,720. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2013 by Wingback Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » African, Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Spices
Coco originates from Mombasa and has spent years travelling around Africa taking in the cultures of a vibrant continent. In her series of books 'Coco Cooks Africa' she revisits some of her favourite places and cooks some of the best meals she has tasted. Coco Cooks Gambia recipes are full of African spice and flavour a fusion of herbs and spices that are truly unique to West African Cuisine.
Die afrikanische Freundin
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 9,800. Language: German. Published: January 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
Urlaub in Afrika, da sind Überraschungen vorprogrammiert, vor allen Dingen als Mann. Ein Buchhalter entschließt sich kurzfristig zu einem Last-Minute-Urlaub. Doch ihn erwarten nicht nur Sand, Sonne und Meer. Schon bald lernt er die andere, exotische Seite von Afrika kennen. Eine Liebesgeschichte – denn die Liebe kommt immer dann, wenn man es am wenigsten erwartet…
Tubob: Two Years in West Africa with the Peace Corps
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,250. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
TUBOB: Two Years in West Africa with the Peace Corps is a memoir of a newly married couple who discover themselves in new light as they work and learn about a different culture in a third-world country. They find strength and frustration trying to make a difference. Caught up in a military coup, they seek refuge in a house with 116 other people and wonder if their lives will ever be the same.
Voodoo Kingdoms And Dodgy Places: Travels in Timbuktu, Burkina Faso And Other West African Lands
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,710. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Voodoo Kingdoms And Dodgy Places is intrepid traveller Tan Wee Cheng’s latest collection of travelogues. Follow him to West Africa, the land of Timbuktu, the very epitome of remoteness and lost wealth, and of the enigmatic voodoo kingdoms in Benin and Togo. He was mobbed by former child soldiers in Liberia, caught in a riot in Burkina Faso and chased after desert giraffes in a Nigérien taxi.
Desert Drive: A zine about crossing the Sahara
Price: Free! Words: 40,120. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
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This is the story of a 2011/2012 road trip from Spain to Gambia, part of the Plymouth-Banjul Banger Rally. In it, I talk about all kinds of stuff: Western Sahara separatism, the Chinese mafia in Nouakchott and the slippery 'fixers' we dealt with along the way. There's also a poo story. I don't talk all that much about cars because I don't understand them, but I do talk about how I tried to learn.