To The Central African Lakes and Back: The Narrative of The Royal Geographical Society's East Central Expedition 1878-80, Volume 1, 2nd Edition (Hardback) book cover

To The Central African Lakes and Back

The Narrative of The Royal Geographical Society's East Central Expedition 1878-80, Volume 1, 2nd Edition

By Joseph Thompson

Routledge

320 pages

Purchasing Options:$ = USD
Paperback: 9780367150617
pub: 2020-04-03
SAVE ~$9.00
Available for pre-order. Item will ship after 3rd April 2020
$45.00
$36.00
x
Hardback: 9780367150600
pub: 2019-06-05
SAVE ~$27.00
$135.00
$108.00
x
eBook (VitalSource) : 9780429054754
pub: 2019-05-23
from $22.50


FREE Standard Shipping!

Description

First published in 1968: This, the record of the author's first journey into the interior of Africa, established his credentials as an explorer of the first rank. Although he made no startling discoveries and his experiences lack the dramatic impact of those retailed in Through Masai Land, his more widely known and subsequent narrative, To The Central African Lakes added measurably to Europe's knowledge of a part of eastern Africa which hitherto had only been understood in imperfect outline.

Table of Contents

1. Zanzibar 2. Preparations for Our Enterprise, and Excursion to Usambara 3. Dar-Es-Salaam to Mkamba 4. Mkamba to Behobeho 5. To The Mountain 6. The Plateau of Inner Africa 7. Between Nyasa and Tanganykia

About the Series

Routledge Revivals

Are there elusive titles that you need and have been trying to source for years but thought that you would never be able to find?

Well this may be the end of your quest – here is a fantastic opportunity for you to discover past brilliance and purchase previously out of print and unavailable titles by some of the world’s most eminent academic scholars.

Drawing from over 100 years of innovative, cutting-edge publishing, Routledge Revivals is an exciting programme whereby key titles from the distinguished and extensive backlist of the many acclaimed imprints associated with Routledge will be re-issued.

The programme draws upon the illustrious backlists of Kegan Paul, Trench & Trubner, Routledge & Kegan Paul, Methuen, Allen & Unwin and Routledge itself.

Routledge Revivals spans the whole of the Humanities and Social Sciences, and includes works by some of the world’s greatest thinkers including Emile Durkheim, Max Weber, Simone Weil, Martin Buber, Karl Jaspers and Max Beloff.

If you are interested in Revivals in the Behavioral Sciences, please visit https://www.routledge.com/series/PSYREVIVALS

Learn more…

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SCI030000
SCIENCE / Earth Sciences / Geography
SOC015000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Human Geography