Barbara Toy

Barbara Toy was a fellow of the Royal Geographic Society for her visits to Iceland, Yugoslavia, Greece and Lebanon, she later became the first Westerner to set foot on the summit of Mount Wahni in Ethiopia and received the Rover Award for her transit of North Africa from the Niger River to the Mediterranean. She is the author of several acclaimed books, including "In Search of Sheba," "A Fool on Wheels," "Rendezvous in Cyprus" and "The Way of the Chariots." She died in Banbury in 2001 at the...See more