By Andy Larson

In 1962 on the peak of the Cuban missile predicament, a tender Canadian tv author and his artist buddy have been prowling the docks in Montreal looking for a munitions send headed for blockaded Cuba.
Their objective used to be to sign up as crewmen, as a primary step of their deliberate trip of event round the world.

Instead, they locate themselves signed directly to a Norwegian freighter certain for Africa.
Thus all started a trip that took them from Montreal to Capetown South Africa, and at last by means of jeep
through 13 nations of colonial Africa to Cairo, and directly to thirty different international locations.

On the best way, they force via nations in turmoil, stroll into the center of a rebellion, commute to distant destinations, meet attention-grabbing tribes, sleep at the flooring, get chased through elephants, try to climb Kilimanjaro, and camp at the Serengeti Plains through the nice animal migrations. Falling in love with Africa, its' peoples, its' animals, its' outstanding surroundings, and interesting cultures, makes an enticing story, as urban boys from the Canadian prairies speak their approach via border controls as they head north at the hardest direction they could locate, in a battered jeep and with little money.

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