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How I found Livingstone

H. M. Stanley

How I found Livingstone

travels, adventures, and discoveries in Central Africa : including four months" residence with Dr. Livingstone

by H. M. Stanley

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Published by Sampson Low, Marston, Low & Searle in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Livingstone, David, -- 1813-1873.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementwith illustrations, maps, and a memoir of Dr. Livingstone.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination552p. :
    Number of Pages552
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18061920M

    Livingstone, I presume? Suffering from recurring illnesses picked up in Africa, Stanley died at the age of 63 in His life caught the imagination of the Christian world. After some hesitation he joined the Congregational Church of his father. James Sligo Jameson, heir to Irish whiskey manufacturer Jameson'sbought an year-old girl and offered her to cannibals to document and sketch how she was cooked and eaten. His father died when Sechele was 10, and two of his uncles divided the tribe, which forced Sechele to leave his home for nine years.

    Then with men, loaned by the same chief, he set off east down the Zambezi. His men buried his heart but embalmed the body and carried it to the mission of the Holy Ghost fathers at Bagamoyo. He extensively read books on theology, travel, and missionary enterprises. He and his brother John worked twelve-hour days as piecerstying broken cotton threads on the spinning machines.

    Livingstone, despite the criticism, was invited to have lunch with Queen Victoria. He did so in the British style: "Do you need a boy, sir? Stanley said: — "Doctor Livingstone, I presume? Livingstone's accomplishment made him famous. He crossed the continent from east to west and would ultimately come across many bodies of water previously uncharted by Europeans, including the Zambezi River and Victoria Falls.


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To get to America, he took a How I found Livingstone book as a cabin boy on a ship bound for New Orleans. Blaikie, The personal life of David Livingstone ; repr. Stanley accompanied that force as a special correspondent of the New York Herald.

Stanley in Main articles: Colonization of the Congo and Congo Free State Stanley was approached by King Leopold II of Belgiumthe ambitious Belgian monarch who had organized a private holding company in disguised as an international scientific and philanthropic association, which he called the International African Association.

I have settled several little commissions at Zanzibar satisfactorily. In Augusthe set out on a planned two-year expedition to find the source of the Nile River. His motto—now inscribed on his statue at Victoria Falls—was "Christianity, Commerce and How I found Livingstone book, a combination that he hoped would form an alternative to the slave trade, and impart dignity to the Africans in the eyes of Europeans.

He eventually ended up in the village of Nyangwe, where he witnessed a devastating massacre where Arabic slave traders killed hundreds of people. In December he set out to walk to the west coast. Livingstone's birthplace in Blantyre David Livingstone's birthplace, with period furnishings Livingstone was born on 19 March in the mill town of BlantyreScotland in a tenement building for the workers of a cotton factory on the banks of the River Clyde under the bridge crossing into Bothwell.

We are seatedthe Doctor and Iwith our backs to the wall. It reads: "I am terribly knocked up but this is for your own eye only, During the mile 1, km expedition through the tropical forest, his thoroughbred stallion died within a few days after a bite from a tsetse fly, many of his porters deserted, and the rest were decimated by tropical diseases.

The Baptist T. After some hesitation he joined the Congregational Church of his father. After reading the appeal by Gutzlaff for medical missionaries for China inhe began saving money to enter Anderson's College, Glasgow in now University of Strathclydeas well as attending Greek and theology lectures at the University of Glasgow.

Livingstone, despite the criticism, was invited to have lunch with Queen Victoria. He had also outwitted the French Empire-builder Pierre Savorgnan de Brazza and claimed the best sites on the Congo for trading stations. He saw Stanley sitting on a chair outside his store and asked him if he had any job openings.

Why, I leave him just now.How I Found Livingstone is Stanley’s personnel account of his 8 month trip from Zanzibar to Lake Tanganyika on this quest, including time spent exploring the area with Livingstone. Written by Lizzie Driver. First Page: HOW I FOUND LIVINGSTONE.

Travels, Adventures and Discoveries in Central Africa including four months residence with Dr Author: Sir Henry Morton Stanley. Note: Citations are based on reference standards.

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However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. HOW I FOUND LIVINGSTONE is the fascinating account of journalist Henry Morton Stanley's search for the missing Scottish missionary and explorer David Livingstone.

While known to be in central Africa, Livingstone had lost contact with the outside world.

On This Day: Stanley Finds Dr. Livingstone in Tanzanian Village

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This must-have account also includes a wealth of information on various African peoples.Livingstone, despite the criticism, was invited to have ebook with Queen Victoria.

And whether or not Livingstone had been lost, Stanley became famous, and remains so .