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The River Congo : the discovery, exploration and exploitation of the world's most dramatic river, Peter Forbath

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The River Congo : the discovery, exploration and exploitation of the world's most dramatic river
Title
The River Congo
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the discovery, exploration and exploitation of the world's most dramatic river
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Peter Forbath
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Language
eng
Summary
Discusses the exploration and exploitation of the Congo by European explorers and adventurers from the fifteenth century to the twentieth
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
916.75/1/04
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illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DT639
LC item number
.F65 1977
Literary form
non fiction
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The River Congo : the discovery, exploration and exploitation of the world's most dramatic river, Peter Forbath
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The River Congo : the discovery, exploration and exploitation of the world's most dramatic river, Peter Forbath
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 395-397) and index
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. The voyages: The river that swallows all rivers ; The quest for Prester John ; A hero in Barbary ; On the ocean of darkness ; The perfect prince -- pt. 2. The discovery: The stone pillars ; Kingdonm of Kongo ; The forest Othello ; Slavers, cannibals, and a saint -- pt. 3. The explorations: The way to Timbuktoo ; The Tuckey expedition ; Dr. Livingstone and the Nile ; The sacred oracles ; Stanley and Livingstone ; The last journey ; The extraordinary enterprise ; Down the Lualaba to the sea -- pt. 4. The exploitation: Europe and the Congo ; Bula Matari ; The personal kingdom of Leopold II -- Epilogue
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25 cm
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Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 404 pages
Isbn
9780061224904
Lccn
77003749
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
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ocm02966214

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