From Benguella to the Territory of Yacca, Vol. 2 of 2

From Benguella to the Territory of Yacca, Vol. 2 of 2 : Description of a Journey Into Central and West Africa; Comprising Narratives, Adventures, and Important Surveys of the Sources of the Rivers Cunene, Cubango, Luando, Cuanza, and Cuango, and of Great P

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Excerpt from From Benguella to the Territory of Yacca, Vol. 2 of 2: Description of a Journey Into Central and West Africa; Comprising Narratives, Adventures, and Important Surveys of the Sources of the Rivers Cunene, Cubango, Luando, Cuanza, and Cuango, and of Great Part of the Course of the Two Latter Exchanges of loads, protests against their weight, substitution of muskets, pilferings of ropes and straps, or the loss of a key of an important case, that required to be opened, and which the intelligent carrier, after insane search, in a sudden fit of inspiration, suggested might be inside, made up some of the common incidents of the scene. The sun, as it got high in the heavens, was a signal to knock off work, the goods being then all piled in readiness, and we took our last rest beneath those memorable sycamores. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.show more

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  • Paperback | 446 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 23mm | 594g
  • Forgotten Books
  • United States
  • English
  • , black & white illustrations
  • 0243087241
  • 9780243087242