Skeletons on the Zahara: A True Story of Survival

Skeletons on the Zahara: A True Story of Survival

Dean King


all over hailed as a masterpiece of historic experience, this mesmerizing narrative recounts the reports of twelve American sailors who have been shipwrecked off the coast of Africa in 1815, captured by means of desolate tract nomads, offered into slavery, and subjected to a hellish two-month trip throughout the bone-dry middle of the Sahara. The ordeal of those males - who stumbled on themselves proven by way of barbarism, homicide, hunger, loss of life, dehydration, and antagonistic tribes that roamed the wilderness on camelback - is made indelibly bright during this gripping account of braveness, brotherhood, and survival.

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