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Number: 635
Continent: Africa
Region: West
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Year of Origin: 1880
Title: Carte du Voyage De M. AD. Burdo Au Niger, Au Benue (Tchadda) et chez les peuplades riveraines. Afrique Centrale
Language: French
Publish Origin: Paris
Units: centimeters
Size Class.: Medium
Color Type: No Color
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Cartographer: Camille Renard
Adolphe Burdo
Engraver: Becquet
L. Sonnet
Publisher: E. Plon
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Notes: from Bk 1106 "Niger et Benue. Voyage dans L'Afrique Centrale" The author, member of the Belgian Geographical Society, describes his travels through Dakar, Gambia, Gold Coast, Niger, Accra, etc, with descriptions of slave markets, cannibals, human sacrifices, African kings, with much on the local customs and peoples, nature, activities, hunting.
Last updated: Oct 16, 2007