By Paul Morris

In 1987, Paul Morris went to Angola as a reluctant conscript soldier, the place he skilled the phobia and dirt of conflict. Twenty-five years later, in 2012, Paul again to Angola, and launched into a 1500-kilometre cycle journey, solo and unsupported, around the kingdom. His goal was once to work out Angola in peacetime, to exchange the warfare map in his brain with a extra modern peace map, to exorcise the ghosts of conflict as soon as and for all.
moving skilfully among current and previous, again to Angola chronicles Paul’s epic trip, from Cuito Cuanavale to the remnants of his unit’s base in northern Namibia, and vividly recreates his reviews as a tender soldier stuck up in a struggle in a international land.
Along the best way, the publication offers thought-provoking reflections on youth, masculinity, violence, trauma and friendship.
again to Angola is a good, clever and deeply relocating account of conflict and its results on a person brain, a new release of individuals, and the psyche and panorama of a country.

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In 1987, Paul Morris went to Angola as a reluctant conscript soldier, the place he skilled the terror and dust of battle. Twenty-five years later, in 2012, Paul again to Angola, and launched into a 1500-kilometre cycle journey, solo and unsupported, around the state. His objective was once to work out Angola in peacetime, to interchange the warfare map in his brain with a extra modern peace map, to exorcise the ghosts of conflict as soon as and for all.

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