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Discoveries: Exploration of Africa (Discoveries)

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Publisher Comments:

The latest in the Discoveries series, here is the compelling story of the great explorers of the African interior--the men and women who traveled to the sources of the Nile and tracked the course of the Congo and Zambezi rivers. This compelling story of euphoric success, physical horrors, and dramatic consequences features excerpts from the explorers' own journals. 206 illustrations, 158 in full color; 1 map.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 168-169) and index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780810928107
Subtitle:
From Cairo to the Cape
Translator:
Campbell, Alexandra
Author:
Hugon, Anne
Author:
Campbell, Alexandra
Publisher:
ABRAMS
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Africa
Subject:
Discovery and exploration
Subject:
Africa Discovery and exploration European.
Subject:
Africa - General
Edition Description:
Harry Abrams
Series:
Discoveries Harry Abrams
Series Volume:
4
Publication Date:
March 1993
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
175
Dimensions:
6.98x4.95x.53 in. .58 lbs.

Related Subjects

History and Social Science » World History » Africa
History and Social Science » World History » General
Travel » Travel Writing » Africa and Middle East

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