Africa
epub |eng | 2018-07-02 | Author:Kondwani Bell Munthali

THE CHIEF’S FUNERAL In all tribes the chief’s funeral is treated differently from other people’s. The Chewa traditional ceremony is led by the Gule Wamkulu religious brotherhood, and secret rites, ...
( Category: Business Culture July 2,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-01-14 | Author:Paul Brunton [Brunton, Paul]

FIGURE 9.5. Two Egyptian Muslims circa 1930. From author’s collection “Islam, however, did not carry the veiling of women too far; it permitted them to uncover their faces and their ...
( Category: Ancient Civilizations July 1,2018 )
epub |eng | 2013-06-24 | Author:Robert Cox

12 KABUL BEFORE THE WINTER Only 6 miles to go to Kabul. At last the few flickering lights of Afghanistan’s capital appeared across the dark plains. As midnight struck, Mehmed, ...
( Category: Travel Writing June 24,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-05-29 | Author:Cristina Grau

LUXOR TEMPLE The Luxor Temple was built around 1400 BC under the reign of Amenhotep III, but it was not until 100 years later when Ramesses II expanded it into ...
( Category: Africa June 23,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-06-23 | Author:Andrew Loryman

chapter four MAKING FRIENDS Zambians are sociable. A particular feature of the friendship patterns that exist today are the relationships between the once-warring Bemba and Ngoni; the Lozi and the ...
( Category: Africa June 23,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:DK Travel

9. Kingsway Bar & Café 57 Triq Ir-Repubblika Google Map This bar, with a chic and relaxed atmosphere, serves great food platters and spectacular cocktails. 10. St James Cavalier Centre ...
( Category: Europe June 15,2018 )
azw3, epub |eng | 2016-05-03 | Author:Nugent, Rory [Nugent, Rory]

CHAPTER 16 EPENA DISAPPEARS behind the green curtain as we round the first bend. To either side of the motorized pirogue, lianas and aerial roots curl out into the sunlight ...
( Category: Biological Sciences June 2,2018 )
epub |eng | 2016-03-01 | Author:Dave Richards

17cm A small, insect-eating kingfisher, with a dark, streaky head, a black eye stripe, a distinctive buff-white collar and a red-black bill. The rump and tail are bright azure-blue, clearly ...
( Category: Nature & Ecology June 2,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-05-21 | Author:Rough Guides

RUNNING Two of the best places to jog are the Sea Point Promenade and Table Mountain’s Pipe Track. Trail running (trailrunning.co.za) is popular, with events on wine farms and elsewhere, ...
( Category: Africa June 1,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Christopher Hope

Reform was a word frequently heard in Pretoria when I lived in the hostel. In those days it carried most unfortunate connotations. Reformatory was the place to which boys were ...
( Category: Travelers & Explorers May 25,2018 )
epub |eng | 2011-05-22 | Author:Gideon Smith & Braam van Wyk

Aloe plicatilis The basal and lower parts of the stems and branches of this tree-like aloe are covered by a strikingly corky bark. The tip of each stem carries a ...
( Category: Biological Sciences May 22,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-05-22 | Author:Fodor's Travel Guides

WHERE TO STAY It’s impossible to recommend just one camp in Kruger. One person might prefer the intimacy of Kruger’s oldest camp, Punda Maria, with its whitewashed thatch cottages; another ...
( Category: Africa May 22,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-05-08 | Author:Rough Guides

Montecristo map 20 Rue Ibn Aïcha, Guéliz 0661 244912, montecristomarrakech.com. Daily 7pm–4am. Free entry. Four spaces in one: a stylishly decorated restaurant serving decent if not outstanding food; a pub ...
( Category: Africa May 18,2018 )
epub |eng | 2011-03-29 | Author:Kryza, Frank T. [Kryza, Frank T.]

WITH PACKING CRATES FULL of rich gifts for Sultan Bello, the Clapperton party embarked for Africa from Spithead at the end of August. Clapperton had rested for less than ninety ...
( Category: Africa April 26,2018 )
epub |eng | 2010-10-19 | Author:Naipaul, V. S. [Naipaul, V. S.]

4 IT WAS hard to believe that Pa-boh, who spoke with such passion about the traditional religion, was formally a Christian, with a Christian grandfather who ran a church in ...
( Category: Africa April 26,2018 )

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