Bibliography (Kae's Library)


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Through the Sahara to the Congo by Louis D.C. Joos. Blackie 1961.

Sahara Unveiled: A Journey Across the Desert. William Langewiesche. Vintage Books 1996.

Desert Divers by Sven Lindquist. Granta Books (English translation) 1990.

Desert Taxi by Michael Marriott. Panther Book, 1958.

Staying Alive in the Desert by Ken Melville. Roger Lascelles. 1981.

Secrets of the South Sahara by Mark Milburn. Vantage Press USA 1979.

Cruising the Sahara by Gerard Morgan-Grenville. David & Charles

Desert Survival by Dick & Sharon Nelson. Tecolote Press, USA 1977.

The Conquest of the Sahara by Douglas Porch. Oxford University Press 1984.

Sahara Unveiled: A Great Story of French Colonial Conquest by Patrick Turnball. Hurst & Blackett Ltd, London 1940.

Sahara: The Extraordinary Story of the World’s Largest Desert by Marq De Villiers & Sheila Hirtle. Bloomsbury USA 2002.

Sahara Story by Edward Ward. W.W. Norton & Co., New York, 1962.

Beau Geste (a novel) by Percival Christopher Wren. Grosset & Dunlap, New York 1926.

The Great Sahara by James Wellard. E. P. Dutton & Co. New York 1965.


Through the Sahara to the Congo by Louis D.C. Joo. Blackie & Son 1961

The River Congo. The Discovery, Exploration and Exploitation of the World’s Most Dramatic River by Peter Forbath Harper & Row 1977.

Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad. Rupa 2015

Blood River: A Journey to Africa’s Broken Heart by Tim Butcher. Vintage Publishing 2019.

Map: Africa: North and East. Michelin #741 1/4000000 (1cm + 40km)