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The Art of African Exploration
Title: The Art of African Exploration
URL: http://www.sil.si.edu/Exhibitions/ArtofAfricanExploration/
Creator: Smithsonian Institution / Libraries
Abstract: The Smithsonian Institution Libraries give you an insight into the Africa explorations of the 19. century. You will find small texts and a lot of scanned material (photographs, drawings, ...) providedby the libraries' own holdings. [editors ilissAfrica]
Table of contents: • An Imperfectly Known Land• Science and the Cape of Good Hope• Extraordinary Beasts: >> The Rhinoceros >> The Quagga >> The Giraffe• Stanley & Livingstone• The Smoke that Thunders: Victoria Falls
Keywords: expedition; geography; colonialism
Countries: Africa. General Resources
Subject areas: History & Geography » History up to 1850;
History & Geography » History since 1850;
History & Geography » Geography
Resource type: Topical Websites;
Collections of historical Sources;
Collections of Illustrations (Fotographies, Paintings, Charts)
Language: English
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