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Speke, John Hanning 1827-1864

Overview
Works: 189 works in 551 publications in 8 languages and 6,588 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Biographical films  Historical films  Records and correspondence  Biography  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  History  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Other, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: DT117, 916.704
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Most widely held works about John Hanning Speke
 
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Most widely held works by John Hanning Speke
Journal of the discovery of the source of the Nile by John Hanning Speke( Book )

129 editions published between 1863 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First footsteps in East Africa by Richard Francis Burton( Book )

15 editions published between 1856 and 1943 in English and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this book, first published in 1856, Burton recounts his travels to Harar, a city in East Africa notorious for its slave trade activity. His plan was a challenging one, as it was believed that no European had been there before; upon arrival he claimed to be an agent of the British government and presented himself to the ruler of Harar. Burton was allowed to spend ten days there, and his account give a fascinating glimpse into a then unknown city and culture
What led to the discovery of the source of the Nile by John Hanning Speke( Book )

26 editions published between 1864 and 2011 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mountains of the moon by Bob Rafelson( Visual )

3 editions published between 1989 and 2002 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biographical drama which follows the adventures of British explorers Richard Burton and John Henning Speke as they set out across Africa to find the source of the Nile
Les sources du Nil : voyage des Capitaines Speke & Grant by John Hanning Speke( Book )

54 editions published between 1864 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aux sources du Nil : la découverte des grands lacs africains : 1857-1863 by Richard Francis Burton( Book )

5 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in French and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The discovery of the source of the Nile by John Hanning Speke( Book )

9 editions published between 1906 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The journals of John Hanning Speke, the British Indian Army officer who was the first European to discover Lake Victoria, the source of the River Nile
The botany of the Speke and Grant expedition an enumeration of the plants collected during the journey of the late Captain J.H. Speke and Captain (now Lieut.-Col.) J.A. Grant from Zanzibar to Egypt by James Augustus Grant( Book )

5 editions published between 1872 and 1875 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The case of the petitioners, William Strode and John Speke, Esquires( Book )

3 editions published in 1689 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lake Victoria; a narrative of explorations in search of the source of the Nile. Comp. from the memoirs of Captains Speke and Grant by George C Swayne( Book )

4 editions published between 1868 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Speke and the Nile source by E. A Loftus( Book )

2 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der Nil und seine Quellen : Reisen nach den Binnenseen Afrika's und Entdeckung der Quellen des Nils 1857-1863 by Richard Francis Burton( Book )

4 editions published between 1863 and 1865 in German and Hungarian and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les Sources du Nil, voyage des capitaines Speke et Grant. Abrégé d'après la traduction de É.-D. Forgues par J. Belin de Launay by John Hanning Speke( Book )

7 editions published between 1867 and 1887 in French and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Nile basin by Richard Francis Burton( Book )

6 editions published between 1864 and 1967 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lake Victoria; a narrative of explorations in search of the source of the Nile by George C Swayne( Book )

2 editions published in 1868 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les sources du Nil : voyage des capitaines Speke and Grant : abrégé d'après la traduction de E.D. Forgues by J Belin-De Launay( Book )

1 edition published in 1867 in French and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Upptäckten af Nilens källor : resa genom förut okända trakter af Afrika by John Hanning Speke( Book )

3 editions published between 1864 and 1865 in Swedish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Journal of the discovery of the source of the Nile
Alternative Names
John Hanning Speke britischer Afrikaforscher

John Hanning Speke Brits auteur

John Hanning Speke esploratore britannico

Speke, J. H. 1827-1864

Speke, J. H. (John Hanning), 1827-1864

Speke, John

Speke John 1827-1864

Speke, John H.

Speke, John Hanning

Джон Хенинг Спик

Спик, Джон Хеннинг

ג'ון הנינג ספיק

جان هنینگ اسپک نویسنده و کاشف بریتانیایی

جون سبيك، 1827-1864

جون هاننج سبيك

ジョン・ハニング・スピーク

约翰·汉宁·斯皮克

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