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Re: West Africa

Derb, I didn’t care much for the film version of A Good Man in Africa, but  the book, by William Boyd, is marvelous — LOL funny and really conveys the flavor of 20th century West Africa. I also very much enjoyed his An Ice Cream War which is about Africa during World War I. Not as funny but a great read and a marvelous evocation of place and era.

Clifford D. May — Clifford D. May is an American journalist and editor. He is the president of the Foundation for Defense of Democracies, a conservative policy institute created shortly after the 9/11 attacks, ...

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