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Intriguing book about an intriguing man. Well researched and well told.Published 1 month ago by Edward Nolan
This book was of good educational value. I learned several things I didn't know previously. Not the most intriguing book Ive read though, and it did get slow at times. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Daniel V
One of a kind. Really recommended. So good that I have difficulty finding other books on this subject and quality level. Read morePublished 10 months ago by M. V. Oswaldo
Interesting story of a remarkable journey in Africa from an explorer that nobody even knows about. Lots of great details and colorful characters. Read morePublished 13 months ago by Amazon Customer
A great non-sensationalist research on Western and Eastern African history, brilliantly written capturing various sub Saharan civilisations long forgotten, their influences on and... Read morePublished 13 months ago by Vilalaia Lda.
Fantastic summary of travels in Africa by a great man that is poorly recognized and reported. It inspired me to purchase the full volumes for my library.Published 14 months ago by Ibrahim Muuta
A well written account of a remarkable individual and journey. Long in parts, not helped by a map that was not particularly readable on the screen. Read morePublished 16 months ago by Hardy
A Labyrinth of Kingdoms by Steve Kemper is far and away the best book this reviewer has read on the 19th Century exploration of African by Europeans. Read morePublished 20 months ago by Lance B. Hillsinger
This is the story of Heinrich Barth, a German explorer working for British colonial interests. Barth is far less like Stanley and Livingstone and far more like Ibn Battuta. Read morePublished 22 months ago by C. Troutman