The discovery of the Nile

by Gianni Guadalupi

Hardcover, 1998

Status

Available

Publication

Shrewsbury : Swan Hill Press, 1998.

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.

Language

Original language

Italian

Barcode

4945
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