CONGO Vol. 1: A Forgotten World (Legacy Edition)

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About this ebook

'CONGO - A Forgotten World' is a graphic novel written and illustrated by Henrique Gandum which follows the unexpected and dangerous journey by Portuguese explorers into the unknown Congo region by the end of the 19th century.


"Congo, 1880. A Portuguese expedition to the most unexplored region in Central Africa rapidly takes a dark turn. Afonso Ferreira, famous explorer, and his men, stumble upon the impetuous death of one of the group's members. Now deep in the most inhospitable African jungle, the men fight for their lives, while primitive and voracious creatures await them in the shadows..."

Developed over the course of two plus years, 'CONGO - A Forgotten World' is the first volume of a saga revealing legends and myths reported by explorers from various countries based on true events, blurring the fine line between reality and fantasy.

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Mukelani Khanyisani
April 11, 2021
Very interesting
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May 6, 2021
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Lindikaya Mlindie
August 23, 2020
It is understandable and cleared up and freshn'up my mind to know about the history of other countries
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About the author

Henrique Gandum, born in 1996 in Seixal, Portugal, spent a lot of his time drawing since a very young age. He developed lots of little stories and after finishing his course based off drawing and animation, he finally fulfills his dream of releasing a comic book.

"CONGO - A Forgotten World" is the first out of three volumes and tells us the story of a group of Portuguese explorers in the Congo region in 1880. Things start to go wrong as they witness the famous primitive African legends, that were actually reported by explorers who got lost in the deep jungle and fearsome swamps from Central Africa.

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