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Sketches taken during ten voyages to Africa, between the years 1786 and 1800

Adams, John

Sketches taken during ten voyages to Africa, between the years 1786 and 1800

including observations on the country between Cape Palmas and the River Congo; and cursory remarks on the physical and moral character of the inhabitants: with an appendix, containing an account of the European trade with the west coast of Africa.

by Adams, John

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Published by Johnson Reprint Corp. in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa, West
    • Subjects:
    • Slave-trade -- Africa, West -- Personal narratives.,
    • Africa, West -- Description and travel.,
    • Africa, West -- Commerce.

    • Edition Notes

      Reprint of the 1822 ed.

      StatementLondon, Hurst, Robinson.
      SeriesLandmarks in anthropology
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT472 .A6 1970
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 119 p.
      Number of Pages119
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5752095M
      LC Control Number71018864

      Start studying Chapter Africa, to Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Previous ed. published in , under title: Sketches taken during ten voyages to Africa between the years Description: ix, pages, 2 leaves of plates: maps ; 23 cm: Responsibility: by Captain John Adams.

      Narrative of voyages to explore the shores of Africa, Arabia, and Madagascar;: performed in H.M. Ships Leven and Barracouta under the direction of Captain W. F. W. Owen, R.N. by command of the Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty. In two volumes. Vol. I[-Vol. II]. This paper presents the first interdecadal and interannual periodisation of the climate in West Africa between and The climatic synthesis is founded on previously unexploited British documents written at Cape Coast Castle, Cape Coast, Ghana and travel journals, which are combined with previous research on the Sahel. By combining historical evidence with the most recently identified Cited by: 8.

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