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Livingstone, David 1813-1873

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Works: 1,630 works in 4,399 publications in 5 languages and 68,268 library holdings
Genres: Diaries  Records and correspondence  Biography  Biographies  History  Personal narratives  Church history 
Roles: Author, Editor, Dedicatee, Contributor, Composer, Honoree, Other, Translator
Classifications: DT731, 916.7
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Narrative of an expedition to the Zambesi and its tributaries : and of the discovery of the Lakes Shirwa and Nyassa, 1858-1864 by David Livingstone( Book )
53 editions published between 1865 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 713 libraries worldwide
The success of the Victorian explorer and missionary David Livingstone's first book, Missionary Travels (1857), led to his receiving government funding in 1858 for an expedition up the Zambezi River. The trip was expected to last two years, and was intended to further commercial and scientific as well as missionary aims. However, owing to internal disagreements, illness (including the death of Livingstone's wife), drought and tribal warfare, the explorers' mission took six and a half years and achieved little apart from collecting plant and geological specimens. The upper reaches of the Zambesi proved unnavigable owing to rapids and waterfalls, and the expedition was recalled. This account, published in 1865 by Livingstone (1813-1873) and his younger brother Charles, who had accompanied him, was in part an attempt to excuse the problems which had beset the expedition, and restore Livingstone's reputation in order to gain backing for further ventures
African journal, 1853-1856 by David Livingstone( Book )
8 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 649 libraries worldwide
The last journals of David Livingstone, in Central Africa. From eighteen hundred and sixty-five to his death by David Livingstone( Book )
85 editions published between 1874 and 2011 in English and held by 631 libraries worldwide
One of the most renowned nineteenth-century British explorers of Africa, David Livingstone (1813-73) was a medical missionary who received the Royal Geographical Society gold medal in 1855. His fame was established by his 1853-6 coast-to-coast exploration of the African interior, and by the best-selling Missionary Travels and Researches in South Africa, published upon his return to England in 1857 (also reissued in this series). Livingstone's last expedition in search of 'the true source of the Nile', undertaken in 1866, forms the core of this two-volume travel diary, published posthumously in 1874. Volume 1 describes his illness-plagued journey from Zanzibar to Ujiji, in Western Tanzania. It also records his 1871 encounter with the New York Herald correspondent and explorer Henry Morton Stanley, who had been dispatched to find him after Livingstone had been cut off from the outside world for so long that he was presumed dead. Volume 2 describes the last two years of his life, when, after his meeting with the journalist Henry Morton Stanley in 1871, Livingstone insisted on staying in Africa despite his poor health. It includes details about his death and the journey to bring his body back to the British authorities, reported by Livingstone's attendants Chuma and Susi
Missionary travels and researches in South Africa : including a sketch of sixteen years' residence in the interior of Africa by David Livingstone( Book )
46 editions published between 1828 and 2010 in English and held by 519 libraries worldwide
Livingstone's travels by David Livingstone( Book )
19 editions published between 1954 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 424 libraries worldwide
Dagbøger fra David Livinstone's opdagelsesrejser i Afrika 1841-1873
Livingstone's Africa: perilous adventures and extensive discoveries in the interior of Africa by David Livingstone( Book )
16 editions published between 1872 and 2010 in English and held by 366 libraries worldwide
This comprehensive edition of Livingstone's and Stanley's tales gives firsthand insight into their lives. It is one of the most important autobiographical sources published by Livingstone
The Zambesi doctors; David Livingstone's letters to John Kirk, 1858:1872 by David Livingstone( Book )
10 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 342 libraries worldwide
The Zambezi expedition of David Livingstone, 1858-1863 by David Livingstone( Book )
9 editions published between 1856 and 1956 in English and held by 277 libraries worldwide
Livingstone's private journals, 1851-1853 by David Livingstone( Book )
17 editions published between 1959 and 1960 in English and Undetermined and held by 244 libraries worldwide
Missionary travels and researches in South Africa by David Livingstone( Book )
43 editions published between 1857 and 2013 in English and Russian and held by 212 libraries worldwide
One of the few complete volumes Livingstone published about his travels personally,?Missionary Travels and Researches in South Africa was a groundbreaking book upon its publication in 1857. Detailing the residences, languages, animals and plant life in Africa, the volume takes readers on an adventure to the southern regions of Africa alongside Livingstone himself. Maps and illustrations of the regions are also included
The Matabele mission, a selection from the correspondence of John and Emily Moffat, David Livingstone and others, 1858-1878 by J. P. R Wallis( Book )
6 editions published in 1945 in English and held by 190 libraries worldwide
Dr Livingstone's Cambridge lectures : together with a prefatory letter by the Rev. Professor Sedgwick by David Livingstone( Book )
42 editions published between 1858 and 2016 in English and held by 147 libraries worldwide
This volume is a first edition of David Livingstone's lectures given to students at Cambridge in the 1857. In these lectures, Livingstone covered, in much detail, his explorations in Africa and the people, places and things he saw there. Livingstone goes into great detail about African culture and tribal languages in both lectures, contained in this volume. Also included are letters and biographies of Livingstone and valuable appendices including maps, glossaries and more
Livingstone's missionary correspondence, 1841-1856 by David Livingstone( Book )
11 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
How I found Livingstone : travels, adventures and discoveries in Central Africa: including an account of four months' residence with Dr. Livingstone by Henry M Stanley( Book )
3 editions published between 1872 and 1895 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
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David Livingstone: his life and letters by George Seaver( Book )
2 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
A biography of the 19th-century British missionary famed for his exploration of the Zambesi River and Victoria Falls region of Africa
The personal life of David Livingstone ... chiefly from his unpublished journals and correspondence in the possession of his family by William Garden Blaikie( Book )
6 editions published between 1880 and 1882 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
The purpose of this work is to make the world better acquainted with the character of Livingstone. His discoveries and researches have been given to the public in his own books, but his modesty led him to say little in these of himself, and those who knew him best feel that little is known of the strength of his affections, the depth and purity of his devotion, or the intensity of his aspirations as a Christian missionary. The growth of his character and the providential shaping of his career are also matters of remarkable interest, of which not much has yet been made known. - Preface
Missionary travels and researches in South Africa. including a sketch of sixteen years' residence in the interior of Africa ... by David Livingstone( Book )
9 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Dr. David Livingstone had lived in Africa for a number of years when he undertook the journey he writes about in this book. It is a remarkable story, told without self-aggrandizement. His mission was to stop the trade in human slaves. Dr. Livingstone walked over 4,000 miles, from Cape Town, South Africa through the Kalahari Desert and west to the coastal town of Loanda. He then turned east, followed the Zambesi River, and ended his travels in Mozambique. Only members of the Makololo tribe accompanied him
 
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Alternative Names
Daibhidh MacDhùnleibh
David Livingstone britischer Entdecker und Missionar
David Livingstone Brits ontdekkingsreiziger (1813-1873)
David Livingstone dokter asal Britania Raya
David Livingstone médecin, missionnaire protestant et explorateur écossais
David Livingstone missionario, esploratore e medico britannico
David Livingstone odkrywca szkocki, badacz Afryki, misjonarz
David Livingstone Scottish explorer and missionary
David Livingstone Scottish missionary and explorer
David Livingstone skót misszionárius orvos, Közép-Afrika kutató
David Livingstone skotsk utforsker og misjonær
David Livingstone skotský misionář, lékař a cestovatel
David Livinqston
Deividas Livingstonas
Deivids Livingstons
Livingston, David.
Livingston, David 1813-1873
Livingstone.
Livingstone, D.
Livingstone, D. 1813-1873
Livingstone David
Livingstone David N.
Livingstons, D. (Deivids), 1813-1873
Livingstons, David 1813-1873
Livingstons, Dāvids
Livingstons, Dāvids 1813-1873
Livingstons, Dāvids 1813-1973
Livingstons, Deivids 1813-1873
Liwingstone, Dawid 1813-1873
Ντέιβιντ Λίβινγκστον
Давид Ливингстон
Давид Ливингстон 1813-1873) 19 мартында Шотландиядщ Блэнтай авылында туа
Давід Лівінгстан
Девід Лівінгстон
Девід Лівінгстон шотландський місіонер і дослідник Африки
Дейвид Ливингстън
Дејвид Ливингстон
Дэйвід Лівінгстан
Ливингстон Д
Ливингстон Д. 1813-1873
Ливингстон, Давид
Ливингстон, Дэвид 1813-1873
Դավիթ Լիվինգստոն
דייוויד ליווינגסטון
ליוינגסטון, דוד 1813-1873
ליוינגסטון, דייוויד 1813-1873
ديفيد ليفينغستون
دیوید لیوینگستون
لفنجستون، ديفيد، 1813-1873
ڈیوڈ لونگ اسٹون
डेविड लिविंग्स्टन
डेव्हिड लिव्हिंस्टन
ഡേവിഡ് ലിവിങ്സ്റ്റൺ
เดวิด ลิฟวิงสโตน
လစ်ဗင်းစတုန်၊ ဒေးဗစ်
დეივიდ ლივინგსტონი
დეივიდ ლივინგსტონი შოტლანდიელი მოგზაური
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리빙스턴, 데이비드 1813-1873
ዴቪድ ሊቪንግስተን
デイヴィッド・リヴィングストン
リヴィングストン, デイヴィド
リビングストン
戴维·利文斯通
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