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David Livingstone

David Livingstone (Hardback)

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A biography of David Livingstone giving a balanced account of his strengths and weaknesses. Revered for years as a saint, he was in fact a much more interesting character, difficult, demanding and unsympathetic but also single minded, determined, patient and outstandingly brave. At ten he worked a fourteen hour day in a mill and at sixty was buried in Westminster Abbey. The first European to cross Africa, he discovered the Victoria Falls and survived shipwreck, attacks by natives and being mauled by a lion.

BiographyBiography: generalBiography: historical, political & militaryPhilosophy, Psychology & Social SciencesReligion & BeliefsChristianityChristian institutions & organizationsScience & MathematicsGeographyGeographical discovery & exploration Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan Publication Date: 19/04/2001 ISBN-13: 9780333740415  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
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MERIEL BUXTON read Law at St Hugh's College, Oxford and is a qualified but non-practising solicitor.

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