Speke And the Discovery of the Source of the the Nile None

  • Title: Speke: And the Discovery of the Source of the the Nile
  • Author: Alexander Maitland
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  • Page: 219
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    John Hanning Speke The Sad Story of Burton, Speke, and the Nile or, Was John The Sad Story of Burton, Speke, and the Nile or, Was John Hanning Speke a Cad Looking at the Evidence W B Camochan on FREE shipping on qualifying offers This is a study of the famous controversy between Richard Burton and John Hanning Speke, fellow explorers who quarreled over Speke s claim to have discovered the source of the Nile during their African expedition in . Speke definition of Speke by The Free Dictionary Noun Speke English explorer who with Sir Richard Burton was the first European to explore Lake Tanganyika he also discovered Lake Victoria and named it Speke Speke spi k is an area of Liverpool, Merseyside, England, close to the boundaries of the Metropolitan Borough of Knowsley It is . miles . km south east of The Sad Story of Burton, Speke, and the Nile or, Was John This is a study of the famous controversy between Richard Burton and John Hanning Speke, fellow explorers who quarreled over Speke s claim to have discovered the source of the Nile during their African expedition in . John Hanning Speke Biography Facts Britannica John Hanning Speke, born May , , Bideford, Devon, England died September , , near Corsham, Wiltshire , British explorer who was the first European to reach Lake Victoria in East Africa, which he correctly identified as a source of the Nile.

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    1. Thank goodness biographies have improved since the 1960s; they are now more engaging with the reader and the authors often give “a warts and all” account of their subject. There are even excellent works done by writers that actually disliked their subject. It is all about an honest rendition of the person; it makes them alive again and you want to know about them.Sadly, this is the only biography on Speke – the other in the duo of Burton & Speke – the two explorers that entered tropi [...]

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