Juan Maria Schuver S Travels in North East Africa, 1880 1883

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Juan Maria Schuver was born to a wealthy Amsterdam business family in the mid-19th century. Established young as a travel writer and reporter, he decided to embark on scientific exploration. Leaving Cairo at the turn of 1880-1881 he proceeded up the Blue Nile, intending to find a new route through to the East African coast. This ambition was frustrated, mainly because of local political turbulence following the Mahdist challenge to the Sudanese government and internal stirrings in Abyssinia. As a result, Schuver remained ...

Juan Maria Schuver S Travels in North East Africa, 1880 1883 1996, Routledge, London, England

ISBN-13: 9780904180459

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