A description of the author's "research travels totalling 12,000 zig-zagging miles across the widest part of Africa". p. 2. [Account of the author's travels in Liberia, Ghana, Dahomey, Nigeria, Upper Volta, Niger, Sudan, Ethiopia and the Somali Republic.]
Contents: Dedication -- Incredible Safari -- "The Man Who Beats the Drum" -- Christopher Columbus and Kwame Nkrumah -- Traffic Jam in a Pirate Port -- On Trek with Stanley -- The Thunder God Strikes Again -- School for Headhunters' Children -- Beehive on a Plateau -- Heroes without Haloes -- "The the Elephant Charged" -- Wind of the White Horsemen -- A Sultan and a Saint -- Crosses in the Sahara -- Initiation Ordeal -- "Let My People Go" -- The Queen of Sheba's Land -- Boots in the Offering Plate -- The Witchdoctor's Prophecy -- The Trail Blazers -- Snake Dancers and Backsliders -- Of Missionaries and Demons -- The Place No Doctor Would Live -- Cinnamon and Daggers -- The Crime Worse than Murder -- Epilog: from the Edge of Africa -- A Short Bibliography -- Index.
Colophon: Printed and bound in England by Hazell Watson and Viney Ltd, Aylesbury, Bucks.
"This booklet is an attempt to tell briefly the story of how the Africa Inland Mission has had the privilege of bringing the light of the gospel to the West Nile District of Uganda". -- Preface.
Contents: Preface / J.H. Dobson -- Into the West Nile -- The Day of Small Things -- Called and Chosen and Faithful -- The Growth of the Church -- "Thy Word Giveth Light" -- South and North -- The Schools -- "Heal the Sick" -- The Future.
Colophon: Printed by Wright's (Sandbach) Limited, Cheshire.
OTCH Note: Postscript pasted on to inside front cover. Text begins: "Since this book was printed, the Rev. Canon Silivano Wani [Silvanus Go Wani] has been consecrated as Bishop -- A.I.M.'s first African Bishop from West Nile. This historic event took place in St. Paul's Cathedral, Namirembe, Kampala, on Sunday, June 7th, 1964."