By Ronald and LouDell Posein
How did a tender couple from Western Canada adapt to lifestyles within the wilds of East Africa? relocating from chilly, snowy winters to this scorching, humid, scenic land jam-packed with unique and hazardous animals, snakes and insects posed various demanding situations. get pleasure from their eye-catching memoirs.
Ronald and LouDell Posein proportion their hearts as they bear in mind years of missionary provider in Africa. They now stay within the Canadian province of British Columbia.
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