CAPSTICK, Peter Hathaway.
Title: Sands of Silence : On Safari in Namibia. First Edition in dustjacket.
Publisher:  St. Martin's Press, New York, 1991, ISBN:0312064594
Seller ID: 108990
CAPSTICK, Peter Hathaway. Sands of Silence : On Safari in Namibia. New York: St. Martin's Press, (1991). First Printing. Pp. (8),ix-xx,(2),-214,(4). Illustrated in colour. Square 8vo, black cloth spine, red paper covered boards, copper-coloured lettering to spine. "Peter Hathaway Capstick journeyed on safari through Namibia in the African spring of 1989. This was a nation on the eve of independence, a land scorched by the sun, by years of bitter war. In these perilous circumstances, Peter Capstick commenced what is surely the most thrilling safari of his storied career. He takes the reader to the stark landscape that makes up the Bushmen's tribal territories. There, facing all kinds of risks, members of the chase pursue their quarry in aland of legend and myth. The result is an exciting big-game adventure whos e underlying themes relate directly to the international headlines of today." - from the dustajcket. Very good in unclipped dustjacket. 24.00