Pioneering on the Congo

Pioneering on the Congo

by W. Holman Bentley


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781108031950
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 06/02/2011
Series: Cambridge Library Collection - History Series
Pages: 494
Product dimensions: 5.51(w) x 8.50(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

1. The transport of the Peace to Stanley Pool, 1883; 2. Exploration of the Upper River, 1884–6; 3. New stations on the Upper River, 1886–90; 4. Progress on the Upper River, 1890–9; 5. Development in the Cataract Region, 1887–99; 6. Other missions on the Congo; 7. The government of the Congo Free State; Appendix I. Congo missionaries; Appendix II. The lord's prayer in eight of the Kongo languages and dialects; Appendix III. Malarial fever, its genesis and effects; Index.

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