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The Nile : the story of pharaohs, farmers, and explorers

Author: Ruth Warren; Victor Lazzaro
Publisher: New York : McGraw-Hill, ©1968.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Describes the journey of the major tributaries of the Nile from Lake Victoria to the Mediterranean; examines the civilizations which have peopled her valley since the early Egyptian kingdoms; explains nineteenth-century exploration of the Nile, her monuments and her path into "darkest Africa"; and defines man's efforts to control the river today.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ruth Warren; Victor Lazzaro
OCLC Number: 469932
Description: 127 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Ruth Warren ; illustrated by Victor Lazzaro.

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Describes the journey of the major tributaries of the Nile from Lake Victoria to the Mediterranean; examines the civilizations which have peopled her valley since the early Egyptian kingdoms; explains nineteenth-century exploration of the Nile, her monuments and her path into "darkest Africa"; and defines man's efforts to control the river today.

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