Darkest Africa


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Darkest Africa

in European and American imaginations, a faraway land of no return. [Western Folklore: Misc.]
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Thus even in darkest Africa was the light of German civilization commencing to reflect itself upon the undeserving natives just as at the same period, the fall of 1914, it was shedding its glorious effulgence upon benighted Belgium.
Riding through the grounds of an English stately home in deepest, darkest Africa is an absorbing experience.
Whether it's a Caribbean paradise or a remote hut in darkest Africa, I've found a way to get online.
Henry Morton Stanley strikes the pose of the Great White Hunter in darkest Africa.
He may be undercover wearing an explorer's jungle hat but Bahrain's steak supremo has stepped out of darkest Africa and straight into a Lancashire hotpot
Indeed, Joseph Conrad's Heart of Darkness (1902), Edgar Rice Burroughs's Tarzan's Quest (1936) and the film Darkest Africa (1936), along with S.
SHE'S back from Darkest Africa, digital camera bursting with snaps of giraffes, hippos, zebras and rhinos and a gigantic backpack bulging with dusty, dirty safari gear.
Consequently, when a Henry Morton Stanley in 1871 found Dr Livingstone in darkest Africa it was naturally assumed locally that it was Howell Jones.
Despite the fact that I reside in deepest darkest Africa, the Internet has managed to connect us all globally, for better or for worse.
Perhaps Quemener's intention with his book is to lend a journalist's sharp eye to a subject so wide and debatable that boyhood fantasies concerning hidden treasures in darkest Africa will become a thing of the past.
But now, as Euro 2008 and the latest round of South American World Cup qualifiers draw to a close, and the transfer window creaks open, the more fanciful stories will fall away and be replaced by more concrete tales of how the latest unknown imports from darkest Africa and former Soviet republics have always been diehard supporters of their new club, and that their dream has come true with the donning of the red/blue/white shirt - provided it is stuffed with bundles of used tenners.
The romantically monikered boffin has spent 20 years hunting high and low in the Middle East and poking around in darkest Africa for the treasure.