Dark safari: the life behind the legend of Henry Morton Stanley
An exploration of the darkest heart of the man who greeted the explorer David Livingstone with the phrase", Dr. Livingstone, I presume?" John Bierman, with the help of the newly discovered Stanley letters, leads readers into the interior of both the man and the Africa he tamed.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - kaitanya64 - LibraryThing
This is an interesting and readable biography of a major figure in the European exploration and colonization of Africa. The author is more kind to Stanley than some;since Bierman adamantly agrees that ... Read full review
Dark safari: the life behind the legend of Henry Morton StanleyUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
Stanley has always been something of an enigma, thanks in part to his own considerable efforts to distort his life's story--his Autobiography is about as much fiction as it is fact--and also because ... Read full review