If he were never to write again, his name would live as long as the English language, for Green Hills of Africa takes its place beside his other works on that small shelf in our libraries which we reserve for the classics
An expression of Hemingway's enjoyment and appreciation of being alive, in Africa. There is more to his celebration than hunting, as he describes the shape, colour and timelessness of the country and the companionship of friends.
This book is an expression of a deep enjoyment and appreciation of being alive - in Africa. There is more to it than hunting; it is the feeling of the dew on the grass in the morning, the shape and colour and smell of the country, the companionship of friends ... and the feeling that time has ceased to matter