Black Livingstone: A True Tale of Adventure in the Nineteenth-Century Congo

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"A largely untold story of an extraordinary historical figure, this biography sheds light on the life of William Sheppard, a 19th-century African American who, for more than 20 years, defied segregation and operated a missionary run by black Americans in the Belgian Congo. This work shows how Sheppard returned to United States periodically, and traveled the country telling tales of his adventures to packed auditoriums. An anthropologist, photographer, big-game hunter, and art collector, the man billed as the "Black ...

Black Livingstone: A True Tale of Adventure in the Nineteenth-Century Congo 2013, Santa Fe Writer's Project, Santa Fe

ISBN-13: 9780988225268

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Black Livingstone: A True Tale of Adventure in the Nineteenth-Century Congo 2002, Viking Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780670030361

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Black Livingstone: A True Tale of Adventure in the Nineteenth-Century Congo 2002, Penguin Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780142001769

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