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The life of George Grenfell, Congo missionary and explorer.

Author: George Hawker
Publisher: New York, Fleming H. Revell Co., 1909.
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Hawker, George.
Life of George Grenfell.
New York, Fleming H. Revell Co., 1909
(OCoLC)897574500
Named Person: George Grenfell; George Grenfell; George Grenfell
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George Hawker
OCLC Number: 1314535
Notes: "Based on Grenfell's letters."--Introduction.
Description: xxv, [1], 587 pages frontispiece, illustrations, plates, portraits, 1 folded map 22 cm
Contents: Early years --
College days --
At the Cameroons --
At the Cameroons (cont.) --
Pioneering on the Lower Congo --
The coming of the 'peace' --
The coming of the 'Peace' (cont.) --
Boat journey to the Equator --
The first voyage of the 'Peace' --
From Autumn 1884, to Autumn, 1887 --
From Autumn, 1884, to Autumn, 1887 (cont.) --
Forward Movements on the Upper River --
The seizure of the 'Peace', and the coming of the 'Goodwill' --
The Lunda expedition --
Bolobo and Yakusu - 1893 to 1896 --
Missions and social results --
'In journeyings often' --
Up the Aruwimi --
Illness and last furlough --
Letters to his children --
Balked by the state --
To Yalemba at last! --
'The death of "Tata" finished'.
Responsibility: By George Hawker. With photogravure portrait, maps, and illustrations from photographs.

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