Livingstone's Lake. The Drama of Nyasa Africa's Inland Sea.

By: Ransford, Oliver

Price: $21.95

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Book Condition: Very Good


First Edition, First Printing. [American] 313 pages with bibliography and index. Illustrated with b/w photos, drawings and maps. ----- Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear with sunning on edges. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has toning to white of rear panel; small loss corners and spine tips. ------- A history of the ".turbulent past of the whole East African area around the lake," David Livingstone called these waters "his lake of stars," Nyasaland, now Malawi, became in the 19th century the focus for brutal conflict between rival Bantu tribes, gold hungry Portuguese prospectors, and Arab slaves.

Title: Livingstone's Lake. The Drama of Nyasa Africa's Inland Sea.

Author Name: Ransford, Oliver

Categories: Travel, Voyages & Exploration,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: New York, Thomas Y. Crowell Company,: 1967

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Book

Seller ID: 008141