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Kilimanjaro tales : the saga of a medical family in Africa

Author: Gwynneth Latham; Michael C Latham
Publisher: London ; New York : Radcliffe Press ; New York, NY : Distributed by St. Martin's Press in the United States and Canada, 1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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These tales are based on the reminiscences of Gwynneth Latham, who joined her husband Donald, a young doctor, in Tanganyika in the 1920s and 1930s. These memoirs provide a portrait of life in what is  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
Personal Narratives
Biographies
Named Person: Gwynneth Latham; Donald Victor Latham; Michael C Latham; Donald Victor Latham; Donald Victor Latham; Gwynneth Latham; Michael C Latham; Gwynneth Latham; Donald Victor Latham; Michael Latham
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gwynneth Latham; Michael C Latham
ISBN: 1850438811 9781850438816
OCLC Number: 32512345
Notes: Map on lining paper.
Includes index.
Description: ix, 220 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Out to Africa; my mother's manuscript; Lushoto - our first station - 1925; my parents - 10 stations in 20 years; babies and beasts; the snows of Kilimanjaro; servants, sickness and safaris; bush doctor; mad dogs and Englishmen; European leave; out in the midday sun; Lupa goldrush; war and epilogue.
Responsibility: Gwynneth Latham and Michael Latham.

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