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A corkscrew is most useful : the travellers of empire
A corkscrew is most useful : the travellers of empire
Murray, Nicholas2008
Articles
Drawing on the travellers' own unique and colourful accounts, from Livingstone and Stanley in Africa, Darwin aboard the Beagle and Richard Francis Burton on the road to Mecca to less well-known but equally intrepid explorers, this book looks at travel during the time of the British Empire.
Imprint:
London : Little, Brown, 2008.
Collation:
x, 532 p., [16] p. of plates : ill., ports. ; 25 cm.
Notes:
Ill. and maps on lining papers.Includes bibliographical references (p. 495-503) and index.
ISBN:
9780316731041 (hbk)
Dewey class:
910.409034910.409034MUR
Language:
English
BRN:
505628
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