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Sultan to sultan : adventures among the Masai and other tribes of East Africa

Author: Mary French Sheldon
Publisher: Boston, Mass. : Arena Pub. Co. ; London : Saxon & Co., 1892.
Series: '">Nineteenth Century Collections Online (NCCO): Europe and Africa: "Commerce, Christianity, Civilization, and Conquest."
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Accompanied by a retinue of African porters, American born, 41 year old French-Sheldon exhibits great tenacity in her journey across East Africa from the Court of the Sultan of Zanzibar to Mount Kilimanjaro. She relates her contacts with various tribes en route.
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Sheldon, Mary French, 1847-1936.
Sultan to sultan.
Boston, Mass. : Arena Pub. Co. ; London : Saxon & Co., 1892
(DLC) 05008816
(OCoLC)4941565
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Mary French Sheldon
OCLC Number: 654720868
Description: 1 online resource ([10], 435 pages, [27] leaves of plates) : illustrations, portraits, facsimiles, map
Contents: Ho! For East Africa --
Aden to Mombasa --
Mombasa to Zanzibar --
Forming my caravan --
The first march --
First alarm. Excitable porters --
Wa-Nyika and Wa-Duruma --
Revolt and death --
Depraved Wa-Teita --
On to Taveta --
Arcadian Taveta --
Circumnavigation of Lake Chala --
Vulcans of Chaga --
Primitive Kimangelia --
Masai --
Heroic Hamidi and others --
Sultan Mireali --
Characters --
Sultan Mandara of Moschi --
Fleeting sights --
Homeward bound --
Aftermath --
Medical and surgical appliances.
Series Title: Nineteenth Century Collections Online (NCCO): Europe and Africa: "Commerce, Christianity, Civilization, and Conquest."
Responsibility: by M. French-Sheldon.

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Accompanied by a retinue of African porters, American born, 41 year old French-Sheldon exhibits great tenacity in her journey across East Africa from the Court of the Sultan of Zanzibar to Mount Kilimanjaro. She relates her contacts with various tribes en route.

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