By Joseph S. Canaan,Eugenia S. Canaan

ISBN-10: 0989193225

ISBN-13: 9780989193221

From the blistering warmth of the Saharan wasteland, to the perilous jungles of Southern Sudan, event 4 a long time of a man’s existence in the course of the eyes of the person who lived it. Joseph Canaan takes you on a trip spanning 4 continents and the total variety of human feelings. His tale is one among problem and intrigue, but it's also certainly one of pleasure, religion, and proposal.
Joseph’s lifestyles tale starts off in Sudan, Africa. As a Catholic boy of Lebanese history, Joseph grew up in a principally Islamic nation studying to dwell in actual concord together with his Muslim brothers and sisters. within the procedure, he received a deep recognize for all faiths and methods of lifestyles, but additionally reinforced his personal devotion to a Catholic religion that has pulled him throughout the many risky events comparable in his tale. it's a religion so robust that he as soon as thought of changing into a Catholic priest and studied as a seminarian in Rome, Italy.
Adventure seekers are bound to discover a kindred spirit in Joseph as he relates his tenting and searching tales from around the Sudan. Scorpions, snakes, and tarantulas abound as he makes his first forays into the wasteland past his domestic city of Khartoum. Later, even better video game awaits him as his adventures take him deeper into the African jungles past.
Largely impassable to western tourists this day, Joseph takes you to parts now wracked by way of struggle and unspeakable violence. commute adequately via Joseph’s eyes to Darfur and Southern Sudan. adventure a gorgeous kingdom because it used to be intended to be visible, lengthy earlier than the gruesome arms of genocide, slavery, and civil conflict scarred the land.
Not content material to easily lay his eyes at the Sudanese nation-state from the floor, Joseph maintains his adventures within the skies as he learns to fly robust agricultural aircrafts. suppose the emotion with him as he skims the earth at knee-trembling altitudes and navigates via detrimental dirt storms. Joseph’s emotive verbal exchange variety will position you correct within the middle of the motion as he survives a number of near-death reviews together with a number of airplane crashes, in addition to narrowly touchdown a sabotaged airplane.
His aviation aspirations, in addition to his consistent wish to discover new frontiers, ultimately take him to the U.S. the place he lives along with his relations at the present time. despite the fact that, his adventures don’t finish whilst he leaves the Sudan. demanding situations locate him at any place he is going. subscribe to Joseph as he is taking you thru the problems confronted while emigrating not just to a different nation, yet one other global altogether.

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