Nine faces of Kenya

by Elspeth Joscelin Grant Huxley

Publisher: Collins Harvill in London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 451 Downloads: 918
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Subjects:

  • Kenya -- Juvenile literature.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementcompiled by Elspeth Huxley.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDT433.522 .H88 1990
The Physical Object
Paginationxxi, 451 p. :
Number of Pages451
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17289667M
ISBN 100002724081
OCLC/WorldCa20991875

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An anthology of various aspects of life in Kenya. It covers exploration, travel, war, landscape, wildlife, hunting, customs, settlers, farming, poetry and legend.

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Elspeth Joscelin Huxley CBE (née Grant; 23 July – 10 January ) was an author, journalist, broadcaster, magistrate, environmentalist, farmer, and government adviser. She wrote over 40 books, including her best-known lyrical books, The Flame Trees of Thika and The Mottled Lizard, based on her youth in a coffee farm in British husband, Gervas Spouse: Gervas Huxley.

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She wrote 30 books; but she is best known for her lyrical books The Flame Trees of Thika and The Mottled Lizard which were based on her experiences growing up in a coffee farm in Colonial Kenya/5.

Nine Faces of Kenya: Portrait of a Nation by Karen Blixen, Winston Churchill, Ernest Hemingway, Richard Leakey, Beryl Markham, Shiva Naipaul, Theodore Roosevelt, Evelyn Waugh ISBN (). White Spaces lists and places in their historical contexts over texts written by Whites in and about colonial Kenya.

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The book combined two themes that helped structure and highlight Huxley's life—Africa and literature. The eponymous nine faces of Kenya are each accorded one chapter: exploration, travel, settlers, wars, the environment, wildlife, hunting, lifestyles, and Kenya's legends and poetry.

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