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Out of Africa

Isak Dinesen

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Isak Dinesen's real name is which of the following?

What is grown on the author's farm?

Who originally is the author's chef?

Who later becomes the author's chef?

What city is closest to the farm?

The farm rests on the bottom of what mountains?

Who is Lulu?

Which servant works most closely with the narrator?

Farah is from what ethnic background?

To what religion do most Somalis belong?

Who is the blacksmith on the farm?

What does Kamante fear less after he becomes a Christian?

What in the narrator's house fascinates the native children?

What tribe lives in a large reserve South of the farm?

Who is the chief of the Kikuyu tribe?

The narrator sees which animals being sent to Europe?

What is a Toto?

What does present Denys Finch-Hatton give the narrator?

Where is Denys Finch-Hatton buried?

What is a Ngoma?

What does Old Knudsen help to build on the farm?

Which character walks through the Masai Reserve to Tanganyika?

What natural disaster affects the farm in its last year?

How does Esa die?

What animals often sit on Denys Finch-Hatton's grave?

What does an Indian Priest want to buy from the farm?

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