Sahara West-East Crossings
Astro Navigation in the Sahara
Reports by Peter Reif
Photos by Peter Reif and Arike Mijnlieff
Part Four of Peter Reif’s report and maps recalling ÖSEWO: an Atlantic-to-Red Sea crossing of the Sahara in 1983-4. Following the tough, three-week crossing of the Majabat al Koubra to Timbuktu, the two VWs head northeast back into the desert for the Algerian border they crossed two months earlier on the way down.
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