Moodie and Martin Treks.
The eccentric Mr Fairbridge (father of Kingsley.)
C.J.Rhodes visits Melsetter, 1900
Early years at Melsetter school
Mary Ward's account of life at the school
The prospect of an aerial ropeway to Melsetter...
A young woman's account of her arrival in 1916
By Zeederberg coach to Umtali
Water problems - night soil buckets etc!
The saga of the road - 25 miles of strips at last.
Locust invasions... and other pests
The hazards of beekeeping
Life at the school
The establishment of Chimanimani National Park, and the building of the Hut.
Establishment of Melsetter Country Club
The beginnings of the new Chimanimani Hotel
St George in the Mountains
Life's problems for a woman in the country
The Outward Bound School
Wendy's Outward Bound Adventure
Arson - the start of terrorist activity
The murder of Mr Oberholtzer at a roadblock [This is the same incident related by Peter Godwin at the beginning of "Mukiwa"]