Burton and Speke's Source of the Nile Quest

Burton and Speke's Source of the Nile Quest

by Daniel Gilpin
     
 

Take a journey back in time and discover the facts about a mystery waiting to be solved-the mystery of the source of the Nile. Two men set out to find where the world's longest river began, but only one was to succeed! This was a journey of the unexpected, across land that had never been explored before.

Find out about the difficulties the travelers faced: the

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Overview

Take a journey back in time and discover the facts about a mystery waiting to be solved-the mystery of the source of the Nile. Two men set out to find where the world's longest river began, but only one was to succeed! This was a journey of the unexpected, across land that had never been explored before.

Find out about the difficulties the travelers faced: the searing heat of Africa, the mountainous terrain, the dangerous wild animals, and the agony of tropical diseases. Learn more about the African continent and the people the explorers met as they struggled on foot across unknown lands.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781403497529
Publisher:
Heinemann/Raintree
Publication date:
09/28/2007
Series:
Great Journeys Across Earth Series
Pages:
48
Product dimensions:
7.72(w) x 9.51(h) x 0.38(d)
Age Range:
9 - 11 Years

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