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How I Found Livingstone

By Stanley, Sir Henry M.

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Title: How I Found Livingstone  
Author: Stanley, Sir Henry M.
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Language: English
Subject: Literature, Literature & thought, Writing.
Collections: Classic Literature Collection
Historic
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Publisher: World Ebook Library

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On the sixteenth day of October, in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty-nine, I was in Madrid, fresh from the carnage at Valencia. At 10 A.M. Jacopo, at No. -- Calle de la Cruz, handed me a telegram: It read, Come to Paris on important business. The telegram was from Mr. James Gordon Bennett, jun., the young manager of the `New York Herald.' Down came my pictures from the walls of my apartments on the second floor; into my trunks went my books and souvenirs, my clothes were hastily collected, some half washed, some from the clothes-line half dry, and after a couple of hours of hasty hard work my portmanteaus were strapped up and labelled Paris....

Table of Contents
· CHAPTER. I. INTRODUCTORY. MY INSTRUCTIONS TO FIND AND RELIEVE LIVINGSTONE. · CHAPTER II. ZANZIBAR. · CHAPTER III. ORGANIZATION OF THE EXPEDITION. · CHAPTER IV. LIFE AT BAGAMOYO. · CHAPTER V. THROUGH UKWERE, UKAMI, AND UDOE TO USEGUHHA. · CHAPTER VI. TO UGOGO. · CHAPTER VII. MARENGA MKALI, UGOGO, AND UYANZI, TO UNYANYEMBE. · CHAPTER VIII. MY LIFE AND TROUBLES DURING MY RESIDENCE IN UNYAS NYEMBE. I BECOME ENGAGED IN A WAR. · CHAPTER IX. MY LIFE AND TROUBLES IN UNYANYEMBE-(continued). · CHAPTER X. TO MRERA, UKONONGO. · CHAPTER XI. THROUGH UKAWENDI, UVINZA, AND UHHA, TO UJIJI. · CHAPTER XII. INTERCOURSE WITH LIVINGSTONE AT UJIJI-- LIVINGSTONE'S OWN STORY OF HIS JOURNEYS, HIS TROUBLES, AND DISAPPOINTMENTS. · CHAPTER XIII. OUR CRUISE ON THE LAKE TANGANIKA · CHAPTER XIV. OUR JOURNEY FROM UJIJI TO UNYANYEMBE. · CHAPTER XV. HOMEWARD BOUND.--LIVINGSTONE'S LAST WORDS THE FINAL FAREWELL · CHAPTER XVI. VALEDICTORY. · CONCLUDING CHAPTER.

 
 



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