A true account of four generations of life in Africa; of bloodshed and betrayal, miracles and murders. This account follows the twisting path of one family and their associates, their ups and downs in a turbulent nation, Rhodesia-Zimbabwe. It blends true experiences of men and women into a mixture of adventure, at times absurd, comical, tragic and triumphant. From collecting rare zoological species to canoeing the rivers of Central Africa, from the conversion of witchdoctors to near death escapes and tragic murders, from the Liberation War to state instigated mass killing, this is a testimony of those incredible times. A gripping and compelling account of life in Africa written with passion and affection with true accounts of people and all the animals of Africa. A brilliant and gripping story about life and death in a land under the Shadow of Death. A riveting account captivating till the very last page and told with conviction and love for the land and people.