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The Resource To the heart of the Nile : Lady Florence Baker and the exploration of central Africa, Pat Shipman

To the heart of the Nile : Lady Florence Baker and the exploration of central Africa, Pat Shipman

Label
To the heart of the Nile : Lady Florence Baker and the exploration of central Africa
Title
To the heart of the Nile
Title remainder
Lady Florence Baker and the exploration of central Africa
Statement of responsibility
Pat Shipman
Title variation
Lady Florence Baker and the exploration of central Africa
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 916.76/1041/092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DT117.B14
LC item number
S55 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
To the heart of the Nile : Lady Florence Baker and the exploration of central Africa, Pat Shipman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [405]-412) and index
Contents
I am not a slave -- Shots, knives, yells, corpses, and fire -- Like a hawk after a mouse -- A girl from the harem -- So absurd an errand -- Heart of a lion -- Sitt, I be your boy -- A perfect hell -- Are the men willing to march? -- A gorilla in London -- Tock-tock-tock -- The water cabbages are moving -- My legs are but useless things -- Life so uncertain here -- A courageous lady -- Supreme and absolute power -- My lady and I shall proceed alone -- Not a gentleman in the whole of Africa -- The legendary reputation for Amazonian qualities -- That disgraceful outrage -- You promised you would never return without me -- How can I live? -- March 11, 1916
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xviii, 428 p.
Isbn
9780060505554
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003054137
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Illustrated dust jacket. Quarter bound in brown paper, stamped in gilt on spine. Beige paper over boards, stamped in blind. Maps on endpapers. Gift, Virginia Hense, 2006.
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)54358616
  • ucoclc54358616
Label
To the heart of the Nile : Lady Florence Baker and the exploration of central Africa, Pat Shipman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [405]-412) and index
Contents
I am not a slave -- Shots, knives, yells, corpses, and fire -- Like a hawk after a mouse -- A girl from the harem -- So absurd an errand -- Heart of a lion -- Sitt, I be your boy -- A perfect hell -- Are the men willing to march? -- A gorilla in London -- Tock-tock-tock -- The water cabbages are moving -- My legs are but useless things -- Life so uncertain here -- A courageous lady -- Supreme and absolute power -- My lady and I shall proceed alone -- Not a gentleman in the whole of Africa -- The legendary reputation for Amazonian qualities -- That disgraceful outrage -- You promised you would never return without me -- How can I live? -- March 11, 1916
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xviii, 428 p.
Isbn
9780060505554
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003054137
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Illustrated dust jacket. Quarter bound in brown paper, stamped in gilt on spine. Beige paper over boards, stamped in blind. Maps on endpapers. Gift, Virginia Hense, 2006.
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)54358616
  • ucoclc54358616

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