By Dervla Murphy

Dervla Murphy set out together with her pack-mule Jock on a harmful trek via Ethiopia's distant and adversarial areas. encouraged via tales of Prester John and the Queen of Sheba, she was hoping to discover good looks, chance, solitude, and secret. as a substitute, she encountered tough terrain, exhaustion, affliction, and the affliction of the Ethiopians' household affairs - all of which she conquered with persistence and solid humor. regardless of being robbed 3 times, Murphy discovered the Ethiopian highlanders have been surprisingly hospitable. Out of her dependence on them and her expanding familiarity with their lifestyle grew an in depth and hot figuring out. On achieving Addis Ababa, she concluded that affection for Ethiopia's humans was once the richest present of her trip.

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