Journal of a Second Expedition into the Interior of Africa from the Bight of Benin to Soccatoo: of Benin to Soccatoo

Journal of a Second Expedition into the Interior of Africa from the Bight of Benin to Soccatoo: of Benin to Soccatoo

by H. Clapperton

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ISBN-13: 9780415760836
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 01/01/1967
Pages: 355
Product dimensions: 7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.79(d)

Table of Contents

Life of the author v

Introduction xi

Chapter I Journey from Badagry over the Kong mountains to the city of Eyeo or Katunga 1

Chapter II Residence at Eyeo, or Katunga, the capital of Youriba 38

Chapter III Journal of proceedings from Katunga, or Eyeo, to Boussa, on the Niger, or Quorra, the place where Mungo Park perished 61

Chapter IV Journey from Boussa, across the ferry of the Quorra, by Guam and Zegzeg, to the city of Kano 107

Chapter V Journey from Kano to the camp of Bello, and from thence to Soccatoo 169

Chapter VI Residence at Soccatoo, till the death of the author 194

Lander's Journal

From Kano to Soccatoo 257

Residence at Soccatoo-my master's death-burial 269

From Soccatoo to Dunrora 282

From Dunrora back to Zegzeg 297

From Zegzeg to Badagry 305

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