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Finding Dr. Livingston was only one of many exploits in the remarkable life of the great African explorer Henry M. Stanley. In a narrative that reads like a novel, Byron Farwell tells the story of this complex man who made a major contribution o the world's knowledge. He describes his bitter childhood, his coming to America where he found a friend and a name, his service in the American Civil War, his African adventures, and his late but happy marriage.

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"Enduring appeal. . . . [Farewell] has handled his material expertly, presenting it with freshness and vigor." --

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Includes bibliographical references (p. 321-326) and index.

About the Author

During the Second World War, Byron Farwell (1921-1999) served as a captain of engineers attached to the Mediterranean Allied Air Force in the British Eighth Army area.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780393306293
Subtitle:
A Biography of Henry M. Stanley
Author:
Farwell, Byron
Publisher:
W. W. Norton & Company
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Africa
Subject:
Discovery and exploration
Subject:
Biography
Subject:
Explorers
Subject:
Africa, sub-saharan
Subject:
Africa, Sub-Saharan Discovery and exploration.
Subject:
Europe - Great Britain - General
Subject:
Explorers -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Subject:
Stanley, Henry M.
Subject:
World History-England General
Copyright:
Series Volume:
no. 3
Publication Date:
19891117
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
334
Dimensions:
8.16x5.44x1.01 in. .99 lbs.

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