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Paths without glory : Richard Francis Burton in Africa

Author: James L Newman
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Potomac Books, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Few people have garnered so much enduring interest as Sir Richard Burton. A true polymath, Burton is best known for his translations of the "Kama Sutra" and "Arabian Nights". Yet, Africa stood at the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Newman, James L.
Paths without glory.
Washington, D.C. : Potomac Books, ©2010
(DLC) 2009038259
(OCoLC)444109447
Named Person: Richard Francis Burton, Sir; Richard Francis Burton, Sir; Richard Francis Burton; Richard Francis Burton; Richard Francis Burton, Sir
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: James L Newman
ISBN: 9781597975964 1597975966 9781597972871 1597972878
OCLC Number: 759402328
Description: 1 online resource (x, 303 pages) : illustrations, maps
Responsibility: James L. Newman.

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"I thought James L. Newman's book about Henry Morton Stanley was wonderful--"Paths Without Glory," his biographical account of Richard F. Burton, is better. Newman's primary focus is on Burton's Read more...

 
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