In 1966 Dervla Murphy travelled the length and breadth of Ethopia, first on a mule, Jock, whom she named after her publisher, and later on a recalcitrant donkey.
The remarkable achievement was not surviving three armed robberies or the thousand-mile trail, but the gradual growth of affection for and understanding of another race.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 237 pages, maps
- Publisher: Eland Publishing Ltd
- Publication Date: 07/03/2012
- Category: Travel writing
- ISBN: 9781906011673