"...blend of history, biography, and travelogue makes for an exciting blend of researched fact and drama..." -- LIBRARY BOOKWATCH
"...most complete and rigorous biography of this controversial person" -- THE SPANISH GEOGRAPHICAL SOCIETY
"Ripping . . . Gives us a hard-eyed look at Stanley." -- WASHINGTON TIMES
fascinating, [this book] is for everyday fans of adventure tales [and] serious students of African history, sociology and world politics -- Russ Tarby, Eagle Newspapers, Syracuse, N.Y.
From the Publisher
Reevaluates the extraordinary exploits of one of historys most controversial figures