About this book
A literary boys' own adventure. In 1914, Garvey, the sole survivor of a mining expedition in the Belgian Congo emerges from the jungle carrying two huge diamonds. His horrific and terrifying ordeal is transcribed by young Tommy Thomson.
It is 1914. In the heart of the Belgian Congo, Garvey, a bedraggled British manservant, emerges from the jungle. He is the lone survivor of a mining expedition. With him, he carries two huge diamonds. From his prison cell in London, Garvey recounts his horrific and thrilling ordeal.