Desert Songs: A Woman Explorer In Egypt And Sudan
Arita Baaijens gave up her job as an environmentalist nearly twenty years ago, and has been exploring the deserts of Egypt and Sudan with her small camel caravan ever since. In Desert Songs she recounts her passion for the desert, the place she loves and fears.On one level Desert Songs reads as an ode to camels, vistas and horizons, nomads and exploration. On another it is...more
Paperback, 144 pages
Published October 15th 2009 by American University in Cairo Press
(first published March 1st 2009)
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