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3 edition of Travels in the Interior of Africa, V2 found in the catalog.

Travels in the Interior of Africa, V2

by Mungo Park

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Published by IndyPublish .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Travel writing,
  • Africa,
  • Essays & Travelogues,
  • Travel / Africa,
  • Travel : Essays & Travelogues,
  • Travel - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages120
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11982923M
    ISBN 101435317424
    ISBN 109781435317420

    : A History of a Voyage to the Coast of Africa, and Travels into the Interior of that Country ; Containing Particular Descriptions of the Climate and Inhabitants, and interesting particulars concerning the SLAVE TRADE: Second Edition. ix, [2], pages. 4 x 6 1/2 inches. Frontispiece engraving "The AUTHOR Relating the HISTORY of his TRAVELS to his Friend" present (often missing). The Travels in the interior of Africa are a collection of the meticulous notes he kept during his journey. This story of exploration and survival told in a simple tone offers unique insight into conditions in West Africa in a time already far away; it is informational, inspiring, and highly entertaining.

    Travels in the Interior Districts of Africa: Performed Under the Direction and Patronage of the African Association, in the Years , , and - Ebook written by Mungo Park, James Rennell. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Travels in the Interior Districts of Africa.   Travel Book Club Escape to Africa in 10 riveting tales Glide down the Nile in a fisherman’s skiff, soar over the savanna with a bush pilot, and .

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Park was born in Selkirk, Scotland in After qualifying as a surgeon from Edinburgh Medical School, he went to sumatra. He was sent to Gambia on Onhe travels /5(43). "Travels in The Interior of Africa" Mongo Park Many early explorers of Africa blasted their way through the continent with superior fire power.

In contrast Mongo Park, a twenty three year old physician, brazenly chooses to travel solo, relying on his charm and wit to explore the interior of West Africa/5. Travels in the Interior of Africa (Wordsworth Classics of World Literature) Mungo Park.

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Park presents a straightforward account of his journey, together with observations about daily life in West Africa, with none of the arrogant superiority so often expressed by European by: Travels in the Interior Districts of Africa.

with an Account of a Subsequent Mission to That Country in (Paperback) Mungo Park. Published by Andesite Press, United States() ISBN ISBN Travels in the Interior Districts of Africa: Performed Under the Direction and Patronage of the African Association, in the Years, and Mungo Park, James Rennell W.

Bulmer and 4/5(6). Travels in the interior districts of Africa is his Journal of that extraordinary journey.

He travelled on the sufferance of African rulers and soon came to depend for his survival on the charity of African villagers. Before he reached the Niger, he endured months of captivity in the camp of a Moorish chief. Travels in the interior of southern Africa Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item.

Book digitized by Google from the library of Oxford University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. "Hints on emigration to the Cape of Good Hope, by the same author", v. 1., p. The journey had many challenges, such as language, religions, imprisonment and robbery.

Most of the trip he had nothing but his tattered clothes, a horse, a pocket compass. Travels in the interior districts of Africa: performed under the direction and patronage of the African Association, in the years, and ; by Mungo Park, surgeon. Paperback.

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Synopsis Inthe 24 year old Scottish surgeon Mungo Park set out from the Gambia to trace the Niger's course. This journal records his experiences. Throughout his travels and misadventures the author records what he sees as accuratly as he could, and without presuming European s: Travels in the Interior Districts of Africa: Performed in the Years, and Last journey, and life Volume 2 of Travels in the Interior Districts of Africa: Performed in the Years, and With an Account of a Subsequent Mission to that Country inIsaaco (an African, Mungo Park's guide.) Author: Mungo Park 5/5(1).

Buy Travels into the Interior of Africa New edition by Park, Mungo, Sattin, Anthony (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s: 6. Mungo Park’s Travels in the Interior Districts of Africa has long been regarded as a classic of African travel literature.

In fulfilling his mission to find the Niger River and in documenting its potential as an inland waterway for trade, Park was significant in opening Africa to European economic interests. Travels into the inland parts of Africa: containing a description of the several nations for the space of six hundred miles up the River Gambia; their trade, habits, customs, language, manners, religion and government; the power, disposition and characters of some negro princes; with a particular account of Job Ben Solomon.

David Livingstone () was a Scottish missionary and medical doctor who explored much of the interior of Africa. In a remarkable journey inhe became the first European to cross the African continent. Starting on the Zambezi River, he traveled north and west across Angola to reach the Atlantic at Luanda.

On his return journey he followed the Zambezi to its mouth on the Indian.Folded and partly colored frontispiece map. Originally published in"Travels in the Interior of Africa" is Scottish explorer Mungo Park's account of his journey through Senegal and Mali to the central portion of the Niger River, the first time a Westerner is known to have reached such central regions.