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Beckingham, C. F. (Charles Fraser) 1914-1998

Overview
Works: 84 works in 276 publications in 5 languages and 4,790 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Sources  Maps  Conference papers and proceedings  Personal narratives  Bibliography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Author of introduction
Classifications: G161, 916.3043
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Most widely held works by C. F Beckingham
The Prester John of the Indies; a true relation of the lands of the Prester John, being the narrative of the Portuguese embassy to Ethiopia in 1520 by Francisco Alvares( Book )

26 editions published between 1961 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The travels of Ibn Baṭṭūṭa, A.D. 1325-1354 by Ibn Batuta( Book )

in English and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Annotation
Some records of Ethiopia, 1593-1646, being extracts from the History of High Ethiopia or Abassia, by Manoel de Almeida, together with Bahrey's History of the Galla by C. F Beckingham( Book )

22 editions published between 1954 and 2011 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

3. The kingdoms and provinces which at the present time are subject to the Emperor of the Abyssinians: an account of their position is given4. The Climate and Characteristics of Ethiopia, winter and summer; 5. The River Nile: its source and why it rises in the months of August and September; 6. The Rivers Zebee, Haoax, Tacazee, Mareb; 7. The great Lake of Dambed which the Abyssinians call a sea; 8. Mountains, Valleys and Mountain Ranges of Ethiopia. Description of Lamalmon; 9. Mines and minerals: gold, silver, iron, sulphur, saltpetre and salt
Travels to discover the source of the Nile by James Bruce( Book )

14 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Experiences of the Scottish explorer who rediscovered the source of the Nile on November 4, 1770
Between Islam and Christendom : travellers, facts, and legends in the Middle Ages and the Renaissance by C. F Beckingham( Book )

16 editions published between 1983 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Hebrew letters of Prester John by Johannes( Book )

11 editions published in 1982 in English and Multiple languages and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prester John, the Mongols, and the Ten Lost Tribes( Book )

9 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Atlas of the Arab world and the Middle East( Book )

12 editions published in 1960 in English and Dutch and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The achievements of Prester John: an inaugural lecture delivered on 17 May 1966 by C. F Beckingham( Book )

7 editions published in 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Some records of Ethiopia, 1593-1646 by C. F Beckingham( Book )

11 editions published between 1954 and 1990 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The selections from Almeida, translated and edited, describe the country and its people and the journeys of Jesuit missionaries attempting to enter or leave Ethiopia. This is a new print-on-demand hardback edition of the volume first published in 1954
The Itinerário of Jerónimo Lobo by Jernimo Lobo( Book )

6 editions published in 1984 in English and Italian and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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The Prester John of the Indies : a true relation of the lands of the Prester John; being the narrative of the Portuguese Embassy to Ethiopia in 1520 by Francisco lvares( Book )

5 editions published between 1961 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Prester John of the Indies : a true relation of the lands of the Prester John; being the narrative of the Portuguese Embassy to Ethiopia in 1520 by Francisco Alvares( Book )

7 editions published between 1961 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ethiopian studies; papers read at the Second International Conference of Ethiopian Studies (Manchester University, July 1963) by C. F Beckingham( Book )

5 editions published between 1963 and 1964 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Islam by C. F Beckingham( Book )

2 editions published between 1969 and 2009 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Itinerário, e outros escritos inéditos [por] Jerónimo Lobo by Jernimo Lobo( Book )

8 editions published in 1971 in 3 languages and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The travels of Ibn Baṭṭūṭa, A.D. 1325-1354 by Ibn Batuta( Book )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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The travels of Ibn Battuta, A.D. 1325-1354 by Ibn Batuta( Book )

2 editions published between 1958 and 2010 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Published to celebrate the seventieth birthday of Charles Fraser Beckingham( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Prester John, the Mongols, and the Ten Lost Tribes
Alternative Names
Beckingham, C. F.

Beckingham, C.F. 1914-1998

Beckingham, Charles F.

Beckingham, Charles Fraser

Beckingham, Charles Fraser 1914-1998

Beckinghan, C.

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The travels of Ibn Baṭṭūṭa, A.D. 1325-1354Some records of Ethiopia, 1593-1646, being extracts from the History of High Ethiopia or Abassia, by Manoel de Almeida, together with Bahrey's History of the GallaPrester John, the Mongols, and the Ten Lost TribesThe Prester John of the Indies : a true relation of the lands of the Prester John; being the narrative of the Portuguese Embassy to Ethiopia in 1520IslamThe travels of Ibn Baṭṭūṭa, A.D. 1325-1354The Prester John of the Indies a true relation of the lands of the Prester John, being the narrative of the Portuguese Embassy to Ethiopia in 1520, written by Father Francisco Alvares