Thomas Hughes’s biography of David Livingstone (1813-1873) follows the legendary Scottish explorer’s life from his impoverished childhood to his missionary work in Africa, where he would remain for thirty years and where he discovered Victoria Falls. This is an enthralling account of Livingstone’s extraordinary accomplishments.
|Publisher:||Barnes & Noble|
|Series:||Barnes & Noble Digital Library|
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|Age Range:||3 Months to 18 Years|
About the Author
Thomas Hughes (1822–1896) was an English lawyer and author whose most famous book, Tom Brown’s School Days, has become a classic work of young adult literature (Hughes based the character of Tom on his brother George). Hughes also wrote a number of other works, including biographies of David Livingstone and Alfred the Great.