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10 edition of White Man"s Grave found in the catalog.

White Man"s Grave

by Richard Dooling

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  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Picador USA in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Sierra Leone,
  • Africa, West,
  • Africa
    • Subjects:
    • Peace Corps (U.S.) -- Fiction,
    • Americans -- Africa -- Fiction,
    • Missing persons -- Fiction,
    • Sierra Leone -- Fiction,
    • Africa, West -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRichard Dooling.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3554.O583 W45 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1272935M
      ISBN 10031213214X
      LC Control Number95004279

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Richard Dooling. More about this author > Get This BOOK. Local library; Filed in the following archives. Award Years. Each story may be about a person, a vil Donald MacIntosh shares stories and anecdotes from his 30 years spent in West Africa (known as the white man's grave - for its high mortality rate amongst it's white visitors in the 18th and 19th centuries)/5.

Boone, for instance, is innocent but cool, a morally superior white boy who is nevertheless perfectly sympathetic to the concerns of West Africans, tolerant of their strange ways, but unwilling to be conned by mumbo-jumbo in any language—i.e., a Good American.

Smithsonian Libraries, Natural History Building, 10 th St. and Constitution Ave. NW, Washington DC, | +1 () | Contact Us. Richard Dooling’s White Man’s White Mans Grave book, a National Book Award nominee, is set in Sierra Leone and concerns the disappearance of a Peace Corps volunteer.

White Man's Grave .Chapter 1 Randall Killigan was a senior partner in the biggest law firm in Indianapolis, chairman of its bankruptcy department, and commanding officer when his firm did battle in federal bankruptcy court.

Jul 25,  · This shows how very far medicine has advanced in the last years, because for well in to the 20th century, Africa, and West Africa in particular, was called ‘The White Man’s Grave.’ If the snakes did not get you, then disease would. Travels in the White Man's Grave: Memoirs from West and Central Africa.

In the course of the book, we also come across a varied assortment of interesting and entertaining human beings, including: Obi, the Leopard Man; the dancing R.C.

Father; Old Man Africa, who taught Macintosh - amongst other things - how to prepare snacks of fat, white.

White man's grave. [Richard Dooling] -- A peace corps worker disappears in Africa and Boone Westfall, his best friend, flies out to look for him. The search is complicated by witchcraft, tribal politics and cultural misunderstandings.

White Man's Grave by Richard Dooling When Peace Corps volunteer Michael Killigan goes missing in West Africa, his father Randall and his best friend Boone Westfall begin separate quests to find him. A Novel by Richard Dooling.

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Times. White Man's Grave Richard Dooling, Author Picador USA $15 the two men-his naive friend and his boastful father-who try to use American influence to find him was a National Book Award.

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Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied.Oct 15,  · I had to go to West Africa, which was known as ‘White Man’s Grave’, which it is.

Anyone who stays there for five years can expect to have something radically wrong with them afterwards.The End of the "White Man's Grave"?

Nineteenth-Century Mortality in West Africa By the early nineteenth century, Europeans believed firmly that coastal West Africa was the "white man's grave." They under-stood this phenomenon in a literal sense: that people from Europe were racially incapable of surviving in the African climate.