Table of Contents
   Lighting Outp. 1
   The Mother of the Worldp. 6
   Up and Down the Nilep. 29
   The Dervishes of Omdurmanp. 54
   The Osama Road to Nubiap. 69
   The Djibouti Line to Hararp. 91
   The Longest Road in Africap. 118
   Figawi Safari on the Bandit Roadp. 149
   Rift Valley Daysp. 173
   Old Friends in Bat Valleyp. 195
   The MV Umoja Across Lake Victoriap. 225
   The Bush Train to Dar es Salaamp. 240
   The Kilimanjaro Express to Mbeyap. 261
   Through the Outposts of the Plateaup. 278
   The Back Road to Soche Hill Schoolp. 304
   River Safari to the Coastp. 329
   Invading Drummond's Farmp. 349
   The Bush Border Bus to South Africap. 371
   The Hominids of Johannesburgp. 379
   The Wild Things at Mala Malap. 404
   Faith, Hope, and Charity on the Limpopo Linep. 418
   The Trans-Karoo Express to Cape Townp. 437
   Blue Train Bluesp. 468