The River Congo: the discovery, exploration and exploitation of the world's most dramatic river

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Harper & Row, 1977 - Nature - 404 pages
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A chronicle of the primitive splendor, historical atrocities, explorations, and modern-day struggles associated with the African river

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This book tells in good detail of the events involved with the Congo River from the 1400s, when Portugal had a presence there, to 1977, the year the book was published. It tells the fascinating story ... Read full review

Contents

The River That Swallows All Rivers
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The Quest for Prester John
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A Hero in Barbary
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