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Out of Africa / Shadows on the Grass
by Isak Dinesen

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Out of Africa / Shadows on the Grass by Isak Dinesen Overview

Out of Africa tells the story of a farm that the narrator once had in Africa. The farm is located at the foot of the Ngong hills outside of Nairobi, in what is now Kenya. It sits at an altitude of six thousand feet. The farm grows coffee, although only part of its six thousand acres is used for agriculture. The remaining parts of the land are forest and space for the nativ Out of Africa tells the story of a farm that the narrator once had in Africa. The farm is located at the foot of the Ngong hills outside of Nairobi, in what is now Kenya. It sits at an altitude of six thousand feet. The farm grows coffee, although only part of its six thousand acres is used for agriculture. The remaining parts of the land are forest and space for the natives to live on.

Isak Dinesen

About Out of Africa / Shadows on the Grass Description

Pseudonym used by the Danish author Karen Blixen. Baroness Karen von Blixen-Finecke (Danish: [kʰɑːɑn ˈbleɡsn]; 17 April 1885 – 7 September 1962), née Karen Christenze Dinesen, was a Danish author, also known by the pen name Isak Dinesen, who wrote works in Danish, French and English. She also at times used the pen names Tania Blixen, Osceola, and Pierre Andrézel. Blixen is best known for Out of Afri

Data Book Out of Africa / Shadows on the Grass

Original Title Out of Africa ~ Shadows on the Grass ISBN 0679724753 (ISBN13: 9780679724759 ) Edition Language English (17)