The Diamond Bogo: An African idyll

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The situation is ripe for a writer of Jones' instinct for the primitive. a white hunter named Winjah sees that his days are numbered in a changing Africa and decides to go on his last hunt. To make it worthwhile he sets as his objective the shooting of the Diamond Bogo, a Cape buffalo that is reported to be running around with a large diamond stuck in the middle of its boss, an ingenious smuggler's ploy....

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Robert F. Jones was a novelist, contributing editor to Men’s Journal, and writer for Sports Illustrated and Field & Stream. His books include Blood Sport, as well as multiple other works of fiction and nonfiction, among them the award-winning Jake and Upland Passage. He spent much of his life in western Vermont.

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