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Travels in the interior districts of Africa.

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Published by Arno Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa, West,
  • Niger River
    • Subjects:
    • Park, Mungo, 1771-1806 -- Travel -- Africa, West.,
    • Africa, West -- Discovery and exploration -- British.,
    • Niger River -- Discovery and exploration -- British.

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesPhysician travelers
      ContributionsRennell, James, 1742-1830.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT356 .P3 1971
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxviii, 372, xcii p.
      Number of Pages372
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5076613M
      ISBN 100405017189
      LC Control Number74115623


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"Until the publication of Park's book in hardly anything was known of the interior of Africa, apart from the north-east region and coastal areas.

Having sent out four expeditions to the Niger, all of which had failed, the African Association in charged Mungo Park with the task. Park, a Scot. set sail [on 22 May ] to find and explore the Niger.5/5(6).

Mungo Park's Travels in the Interior Districts of Africa has long been regarded as a classic of African travel literature.

In fulfilling his mission to find the Niger River and in documenting its potential as an inland waterway for trade, Park was significant in opening Africa to European economic : "Mungo Park's Travels in the Interior Districts of Africa has long been regarded as a classic of African travel literature.

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