"LAMU: Kenya's Enchanted Island" By: The Abungus, with Photos by Carol Beckwith, Angela Fisher, David Coulson, and Nigel Pavitt
Title: "LAMU: Kenya's Enchanted Island"
Written by: George and Lorna Abungu
Photographs by: Carol Beckwith, Angela Fisher, David Coulson, and Nigel Pavitt
Off the coast of northern Kenya is the island of Lamu—Kenya’s oldest town and one of the original Swahili settlements along coastal East Africa. Listed by UNESCO as a prestigious world heritage site, Lamu offers visitors the hypnotic experience of entering another world. With 300 exquisite, specially commissioned photographs, the volume opens a window onto the island’s enchanting and inspiring architecture, interiors, crafts, and traditions.