New PDF release: The Shattered Pearl

By Sara Armstrong

ISBN-10: 1411686047

ISBN-13: 9781411686045

The Shattered Pearl is an account of the 10 years that Sara Armstrong spent in Uganda, East Africa. It starts with an within examine Peace Corps in 1966 opposed to the backdrop of the civil rights circulation. Sara chanced on herself the one black Peace Corps trainee in a gaggle of one hundred fifty. as soon as in Uganda, Sara taught technological know-how and math and traveled round East Africa. In April, 1968 Sara married a Ugandan, resigned from the Peace Corps and started a brand new life.
On January 25, 1971, Idi Amin Dada seized energy and plunged this tropical paradise right into a cycle of unbelievable terror and bloodshed. in the course of the subsequent six years, as this amazing tragedy spread out, Sara moved freely round Uganda, witnessing many stuff that weren't stated together with the old 1976 Israeli raid on Entebbe Airport. The Shattered Pearl is a gripping, pleasing account of a massive trip full of experience, love, pleasure, and terror.

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