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First Footsteps in East Africa; Or, an Exploration of Harar.

Author: Richard F Burton
Publisher: Dover Publications 2014.
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One of the great adventure classics. Victorian scholar-adventurer{u2019}s firsthand epic account of daring 1854 expedition to forbidden East African capital city. A treasury of detailed information on Muslim beliefs, manners and morals; plus pleasures and perils of the desert. A wealth of geographic, ethnographic and linguistic data.
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Genre/Form: Adventure
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Burton, Richard F.
First Footsteps in East Africa; Or, an Exploration of Harar.
Newburyport : Dover Publications, ©2014
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Richard F Burton
ISBN: 9780486789545 0486789543
OCLC Number: 968004046
Description: 1 online resource

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One of the great adventure classics. Victorian scholar-adventurer{u2019}s firsthand epic account of daring 1854 expedition to forbidden East African capital city. A treasury of detailed information on Muslim beliefs, manners and morals; plus pleasures and perils of the desert. A wealth of geographic, ethnographic and linguistic data.

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