Originally published in 1900, this two-volume work documents the pioneering activities of nineteenth-century missionaries in the Congo.
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.