German East Africa - This colony covers an area that is now part of Burundi, Rwanda, and Tanganyika.
Dar-es-Salaam - This port city is the setting for the opening of the novel.
Kaiserhof Hotel - This is a fine establishment, where Walter stays at the opening of the novel.
Konigsberg - This naval cruiser is in port at the opening of the novel and is later sunk.
Mount Kilimanjaro - This high volcanic mountain serves as an important landmark in East Africa.
British East Africa - This colony in Africa was situated in what is now Kenya.
Askari - These African soldiers serve in the European colonial military.
Taveta - This is the nearest town to Walter's farm and is one of the first locations the German forces occupy.
Nairobi - This is the closest large town to Walter's farm and it is a center for British...
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