"The Lost World of the Kalahari
(1958) and The Heart of the Hunter
(1961)...are loathed by San scholars and serious ethnologists. But they matter. Van der Post gave a face and a story to a discarded people before anyone else thought to do so." (Guardian
"A master storyteller, he had the knack of identifying the significant, poetical image" (Sunday Times
In this enthralling book van der Post establishes his role as a distinguished explorer and writer describing the rediscovery of the Bushmen, outcast survivors from Stone Age Africa.