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Search for the Nile

Robert W. Walker

Search for the Nile

by Robert W. Walker

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Published by Bantam Books in New York .
Written in English


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paperback

StatementRobert W. Walker ; ill. by Jose Gonzalez Navaroo.
SeriesTime Machine -- # 12, Time machine -- 12.
The Physical Object
Pagination127 p. :
Number of Pages127
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23268090M
ISBN 10055325538X

  Relive all the thrills and adventure of Alan Moorehead's classic bestseller The White Nile -- the daring exploration of the Nile River in the second half of the nineteenth century, which was at that time the most mysterious and impenetrable region on earth. Capturing in breathtaking prose the larger-than-life personalities of such notable figures as Stanley, Livingstone, Burton and many others.   The newly published book A Sword over the Nile is that corrective. I first read an earlier version of it in Arabic and found its contents so useful as to urge its author, Adel Guindy, to translate.

death on the nile Download death on the nile or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format. Click Download or Read Online button to get death on the nile book now. This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want.   “Explorers of the Nile” is a brilliant, scholarly and at times almost unreadably vivid account of the two decades in the middle of the 19th century when the search for the Nile’s source in.

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Find more information about: ISBN: X   The Search For The Nile is the "Lawrence of Arabia" of British mini-series' and Kenneth Haighs' performance as Richard Burton is in the same class with Peter O'Toole's performance as T.

Lawrence. Like the Lawrence restoration of the late 80's, TSFTN is made richer with the addition of missing footage/5(27). With Kenneth Haigh, James Mason, John Quentin, Barbara Leigh-Hunt. The Nile's source was the last great mystery for European explorers in the 19th century.

The story of its discovery is one of heroism in the service of faith, greed, and obsession/10(21). The first part of the story has been told often before: hagiographically in contemporary books and memoirs; classically in Alan Moorhead's The White Nile Author: Bernard Porter.

The Search for the Nile's Source The source of the Nile and its life-giving floods was a mystery for centuries.

Ptolemy held that the source was the "Mountains of the Moon," and the search for these and for the origin of the Nile attracted much attention in the 18th and 19th cent. All your online shopping needs are at with Free 30 Day Returns.

By the mid-nineteenth century, Europeans had become obsessed with finding the source of the Nile. InRichard Burton and John Hannington Speke, who already disliked each other, set out from the east coast to find the much-rumored source of the White Nile. The Search for the Nile (TV Mini-Series –) cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more.

Death on the Nile is a book of detective fiction by British writer Agatha Christie, first published in the UK by the Collins Crime Club on 1 November and in the US by Dodd, Mead and Company the following year. The UK edition retailed at seven shillings and sixpence (7/6) and the US edition at $ The full length novel was preceded () by a short story with the same title, but with.

Search for the Nile (Time Machine #12) Paperback – April 1, by Robert Walker (Author) Book 12 of 19 in the Time Machine Series. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Paperback "Please retry" $ $ $ Mass Market Paperback "Please retry" $ —Author: Robert Walker. The book Search for the Nile’s Source: The Ruined Reputation of John Petherick, Nineteenth-Century Welsh Explorer, John Humphries is published by University of Wales Press.

Governing the Nile River Basin The Search for a New Legal Regime By Mwangi S. Kimenyi and John this book explores new ways to deal with conflict over the allocation of the waters of the Nile. Search for the source of the Nile. Their 9-month journey is described in the book Kayaks down the Nile.

The White Nile Expedition, led by South African national Hendrik Coetzee, navigated the White Nile's entire length of approximately 5, kilometres (3, mi).

Search for the Nile (Time Machine, No. 12) Mass Market Paperback – April 1, by Robert Walker (Author) Book 12 of 19 in the Time Machine SeriesAuthor: Robert Walker. This is the companion to Moorehead’s “The Blue Nile”, and it is another very well written book.

Moorehead concentrates on the search for the source of the White Nile in Central Africa, and concentrates on the 19th century explorers who endured significant hardships to accomplish this feat/5.

Sir Henry Morton Stanley GCB (born John Rowlands; 28 January – 10 May ) was a Welsh-American journalist, explorer, soldier, colonial administrator, author and politician who was famous for his exploration of central Africa and his search for missionary and explorer David Livingstone, whom he later claimed to have greeted with the now-famous line: "Dr Livingstone, I presume?"Awards: Vega Medal ().

Find items like The Search for the Nile DVD and read 3 reviews with a 5/5 star rating at Acorn. An Emmy® winner and a Golden Globe® nominee, this sumptuous BBC mini-series from was one of the most costly and ambitious of its time. "A compulsive mixture of theatre, history and travelogue" (Mirror), filmed on location throughout East Africa, it told of the men who searched for the 5/5(3).

An Emmy-winning miniseries about the search for the source of the Nile in the mids, produced by the BBC and filmed in Africa.

Using journals and letters, Actors: Kenneth Haigh.Emma’s War is a great book if you’re interested in the history of the region but you’re not a PhD student.

In a way, my book picks up where this one leaves off. Much of The Black Nile looks at the new peace in Sudan while Emma’s War takes place in the s, when the end of the war was still not in sight. The Search for the Nile is an educational documentary series from the early-'70s directed with intelligent adventurism and a pure sense of purpose.

Televised initially on BBC 2 on the night of September 22 - it is a stablemate to the extraordinarily brilliant The Voyage of Charles Darwin [] - [also produced by Christopher Ralling] from Reviews: