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The Discovery of the Nile

The Discovery of the Nile

Author: Gianni Guadalupi
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1997, First edition, first printing. A near fine copy only marked by a previous owners details to the front free endpaper. The d/w is unclipped and very good with light edge rubbing and a repaired tear to the top of the rear panel. Scans available if required.

Description
Through archival illustrations, contemporary paintings, prints and maps, Guadalupi tells the history of the exploration of the river and the explorers such as Livingstone, Stanley and Schweinfurth. The book also describes the campaigns mounted along its banks from the ancient Egyptians to the Napoleonic conquests to the slave and ivory trades.
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General Fields

  • : 9781556706004
  • : Stewart, Tabori & Chang
  • : Stewart, Tabori & Chang
  • : September 1997
  • : 1.32 Inches X 10.25 Inches X 14 Inches
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 344
  • : 962
  • : Hardback
  • : Gianni Guadalupi