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