The Great 1953 Trek
The Great 1953 Trek Trip Start: Jan 22 1953 - Trip End: Mar 15 1953
A family of four travel overland from Bath in the U.K. to Salisbury Rhodesia.
The author writes: "Extract from the A.A. Trans African Highways Book the book which we used to plan our route from Algiers to Kano. "An official statement issued by the British Foreign Office in December 1947 declared that it is sheer folly to attempt the Trans-Sahara journey without adequate knowledge and resources. "