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Juan Maria Schuver's travels in North East Africa, 1880-1883

Author: Juan Maria Schuver; Wendy James; Gerd Baumann; Douglas H Johnson
Publisher: London : Hakluyt Society, 1996.
Series: Works issued by the Hakluyt Society, 2nd ser., no. 184.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Juan Maria Schuver was born to a wealthy Amsterdam business family in the mid-nineteenth century. Established young as a travel writer and reporter, he decided to embark on scientific exploration.
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Schuver, Juan Maria, 1852-1883.
Juan Maria Schuver's travels in North East Africa, 1880-1883.
London : Hakluyt Society, 1996
(OCoLC)605621750
Online version:
Schuver, Juan Maria, 1852-1883.
Juan Maria Schuver's travels in North East Africa, 1880-1883.
London : Hakluyt Society, 1996
(OCoLC)607899942
Named Person: Juan Maria Schuver; Juan Maria Schuver; Juan Maria Schuver; Juan Maria Schuver; Juan Maria Schuver
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Juan Maria Schuver; Wendy James; Gerd Baumann; Douglas H Johnson
ISBN: 090418045X 9780904180459
OCLC Number: 39936296
Language Note: Publication of original mss. in English, with some rev. text in French. - Originally published in edited German translation: Reisen in oberen Nilgebiet.
Description: cvii, 392 pages : illustrations, maps (some color) ; 23 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
Book One: Between two Niles --
Book Two: On the Abyssian frontier --
Book Three: Last journey South
Series Title: Works issued by the Hakluyt Society, 2nd ser., no. 184.
Responsibility: edited by Wendy James, Gerd Baumann and Douglas H. Johnson.

Abstract:

Juan Maria Schuver was born to a wealthy Amsterdam business family in the mid-nineteenth century. Established young as a travel writer and reporter, he decided to embark on scientific exploration.

Schuver had planned books both in English and in French on his explorations in the country 'Between Two Niles'. The only version which saw publication was an edited German translation, prepared by Petermann's Mitteilungen as a special issue in 1883. A combination of chance, the present editors' interest in the region, and the collaboration of the Schuver family led to the re-discovery of the original manuscripts.

The present volume offers the full English accounts supplemented by passages from the author's french revisions, and also draws on other drafts and letters, to give for the first time a full picture of Schuver's African travels.

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