Explorers of the Nile : the triumph and tragedy of a great Victorian adventure
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New Haven [Conn.] : Yale University Press, [2011].
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xvii, 510 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
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9780300149357, 0300149352

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Simultaneously published: London : Faber and Faber.
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 445-456) and index.
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From the bestselling author of "Stanley" comes a riveting account of the explorers who risked everything in their search for the source of the Nile.
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Jeal, T. (2011). Explorers of the Nile: the triumph and tragedy of a great Victorian adventure. New Haven [Conn.]: Yale University Press.

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Jeal, Tim. 2011. Explorers of the Nile: The Triumph and Tragedy of a Great Victorian Adventure. New Haven [Conn.]: Yale University Press.

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Jeal, Tim, Explorers of the Nile: The Triumph and Tragedy of a Great Victorian Adventure. New Haven [Conn.]: Yale University Press, 2011.

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Jeal, Tim. Explorers of the Nile: The Triumph and Tragedy of a Great Victorian Adventure. New Haven [Conn.]: Yale University Press, 2011. Print.

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