Out of Africa

  • by Isak Dineson
  • Narrated by Julie Harris
  • 2 hrs and 57 mins
  • Abridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Danish countess Karen Blixon, known as Isak Dineson, ran a coffee plantation in Kenya in the years when Africa remained a romantic and formidable continent to most Europeans. Out of Africa is her account of her life there, with stories of her respectful relationships with the Masai, Kikuyu, and Somali natives who work on her land; the European friends who visit her; and the imposing permanence of the wild, high land itself. Stage and television actress Julie Harris delivers a reading that is emotionally charged and reflective, recreating Dinesen's lively appreciation for the land she loved so much.

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Book Details

  • Release Date: 16-12-1999
  • Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.