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Title The Nile Basin: Part 1. Showing Tanganyika to be Ptolemy's Western Lake Reservoir. A Memoir read before the Royal Geographic Society, November 14, 1864. With prefatory remarks. Br Richard F. Burton. Part 2. Captain Speke's Discovery of the Source of The Nile. A Review by James McQueen.
Author(s) Burton, Richard F.
Section Section V: Race, Class, Imperialism and Colonialism, 1607-2007
Date 1864
Document Type Printed Book
Place of Publication London
Publisher Tinsley Brothers
Library British Library
Reference 10096.bb.24
Region Africa
Names Richard Burton, John Hanning Speke, James McQueen, James Grant, Dr John Kirk, Dr David Livingstone (p31)
Places Tanganyika
Topics exploration, travel writing, Royal Geographical Society, critique of Speke's "discovery of the source of the Nile", Part One (pp31-65), Part Two (pp67-195), indigenous people, "Manners and Customs" (pp97-113), slavery (p111), trade, "Geography, Commerce" (pp114-171)
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