Livingstone"s Africa. Perilous adventures and extensive discoveries in the interior of Africa, from the personal narrative of David Livingstone together with the remarkable success and important results of the Herald-Stanley expedition by Livingstone, David

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  • Livingstone, David, -- 1813-1873.,
  • South Africa -- Description and travel.,
  • Africa, Central -- Description and travel.

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Statementas furnished by H.M. Stanley, to which is added a sketch of other important discoveries in Africa, including the celebrated diamond diggings at Colesberg Kopje. Illustrated with numerous engravings.
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 615 p.
Number of Pages615
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16787245M

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Livingstone recorded his accomplishments modestly but effectively in his Missionary Travels and Researches in South Africa (), which quickly sold more t copies and took its place in publishing history as well as in that of exploration and missionary.

Upon his return to England, Livingstone received accolades and, inpublished Missionary Travels and Researches in South Africa.

The following year, Livingstone was appointed by British Born: Livingstone's letters, books, and journals did stir up public support for the abolition of slavery; however, he became dependent for assistance on the very slave-traders whom he wished to put out of business.

He was a poor leader of his peers, and he ended up on his last expedition as an individualist explorer with servants and porters but no expert support around : 19 MarchBlantyre, South Lanarkshire. Livingstones Africa.

book writing his book, Livingstone’s primary aim was to direct public attention to central and southern Africa, which he presented optimistically as an “inviting field” for mission work and trade (Wisnicki ).

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book Care Line: () /1 [email protected] [email protected] Back in Britain in the summer ofLivingstone, with his brother Charles, wrote his second book, Narrative of an Expedition to the Zambesi and Its Tributaries ().

Livingstone was advised at this time to have a surgical operation for the hemorrhoids that had troubled him since his first great African journey.

Missionary Travels and Researches in South Africa: Including a Sketch of Sixteen Years' Residence in the Interior of Africa, and a Journey from the Cape of Good Hope to Loanda on the West Coast; Thence Across the Continent, Down the River Zambesi, to the.

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The Last Journals of David Livingstone in Central Africa, from to His Death. Edited by Horace Waller. 2 vols. London: John Murray. Livingstone, David, and Charles Livingstone. Narrative of an Expedition to the Zambesi and Its Tributaries.

In this book, Livingstone also wrote about his use of quinine as a remedy for malaria and theorised about the connection between malaria and mosquitoes. Livingstone embarked on another expedition to Africa that led him to Zanzibar early inin the hope of locating the source of the Nile River.

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As a young boy David Livingstone () read every science book he could find and dreamed of exploring unknown lands. Later he followed his dreams, becoming a missionary doctor in Africa. There he ventured bravely into places no other white man had been, healing people's bodies with his medical skills and reaching their hearts with the gospel.

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marks the bicentennial of Scottish explorer David Livingstone (). His explorations in central Africa are well known – – “Dr. Livingstone, I presume.” Less well known is his first-hand encounter with the horrors of the Arab slave trade in East Africa.

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