B. Susan Bauer's CHOOSING AFRICA: A Midlife Journey from Mission to Meaning PDF

By B. Susan Bauer

Why may a fifty-year-old American girl decide to abandon her cozy domestic and profitable task to maneuver to Africa, 5 time zones clear of every thing that was once familiar?

Most humans input their heart years convinced approximately their roles of their office and group. All that self belief unravels with the alternative to turn into a bumbling expatriate in an encore occupation. while the Bauers sign up for the school of a seminary in Windhoek, Namibia, they confront harsh, residual racism during this nation that has just recently freed itself from the grip of apartheid. They watch the tragedy of September eleven spread millions of miles clear of their place of birth. the writer faces a perilous scientific analysis that threatens not only her vocation, but additionally her life.

You will trek around the Kalahari wasteland, pay attention the rumble of Etosha lions, and enterprise inside of primitive Bushman and Himba groups. you are going to trip to the thundering Victoria Falls of Zimbabwe and the South African criminal phone of Nelson Mandela. you are going to come upon glossy Africa from a vantage aspect that is going a long way past unique travelogue, simply because selecting Africa will introduce you to unforgettable characters who will seize your heart.

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