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21 Days in Africa : A Hunter's Safari Journal - Daniel J. Donarski

21 Days in Africa

A Hunter's Safari Journal

Hardcover Published: 1st October 2007
ISBN: 9780811702881
Number Of Pages: 240

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21 Days in Africa is a real-life adventure story that recounts the author?s experience of hunting wild game in Africa. It contains helpful suggestions for planning your own African safari, with tips on rifle and bullet selection, travel insurance, clothing, and presafari preparations, including physical fitness and filling out the numerous required forms. ?Too many people believe that Africa is all gone, particularly South Africa,? writes Donarski. ?It is not.? And through his words and photos, he shows today?s Africa, from the big city of Johannesburg to the Zulu village of Wasbank. About the Author: Daniel J. Donarski Jr. is a retired Army major who writes about hunting, fishing, and travel for newspapers and magazines. His writing about being in Africa has appeared in Sports Afield. He lives in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan. 125 colour photos

'Donarski's entertaining journals recounting his three-week safari in South Africa prove that there is still adventure in our modern world, and that life changing experiences are not hard to find - if you know where to look for them. More than just a thrilling safari story, this book is a must-have resource for anyone dreaming of their own African Adventure.' Sporting Rifle

Prefacep. ix
Acknowledgmentsp. xi
Species Guidep. xii
Introduction: Beginningsp. xvi
Michigan to Johannesburgp. 1
Johannesburgp. 7
On to Moresonp. 13
I Think I Want to Tryp. 23
37th From the Rightp. 34
Springbok Prongs and Rhino Watutsip. 46
Zulup. 58
An Oryx in the Saltp. 68
Askarip. 79
Bushbuck! A Mental Shiftp. 87
Doug's Returnp. 97
On to Kameelkopp. 107
A Kudu Encounterp. 115
Askari, Againp. 127
A Horn and a Half and the Full Montyp. 139
For the Birdsp. 150
Screwing the Poochp. 159
Don't Spit in Her Eyep. 166
Chases Through the Grassp. 176
A Fight for the Waterholep. 186
Three Hankiesp. 196
Left Behindp. 204
Epilogue: Two Years Laterp. 209
Appendix
Safari Packing Listp. 211
Gun Import Requirementsp. 213
Medical/Insurance Needsp. 215
Taxidermyp. 216
Indexp. 219
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ISBN: 9780811702881
ISBN-10: 081170288X
Audience: General
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 240
Published: 1st October 2007
Publisher: Stackpole Books
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 23.0 x 15.5  x 2.4
Weight (kg): 0.74