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Dark safari

the life behind the legend of Henry Morton Stanley

by John Bierman

  • 10 Want to read
  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Knopf in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan,
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Stanley, Henry M. 1841-1904,
    • Explorers -- Africa, Sub-Saharan -- Biography,
    • Explorers -- Great Britain -- Biography,
    • Africa, Sub-Saharan -- Discovery and exploration

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [389]-391) and index.

      Statementby John Bierman.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT351.S6 B53 1990
      The Physical Object
      Pagination401 p. :
      Number of Pages401
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1871532M
      ISBN 100394583426
      LC Control Number90031089

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