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2 edition of Baker and Lake Albert. found in the catalog.

Baker and Lake Albert.

Ernest Achey Loftus

Baker and Lake Albert.

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Published by Nelson in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Baker, Samuel White, -- Sir, -- 1821-1893,
  • Africa, Central -- Description and travel.,
  • Nile River.,
  • Sudan -- History -- 1821-.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesEarly travellers in East Africa
    ContributionsBaker, Samuel White, Sir, 1821-1893.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 100 p.
    Number of Pages100
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16537207M

    Shane Baker is listed as a Member/Manager with Baker Outdoors LLC in Louisiana. The address on file for this person is Champions Drive, Lake Charles, LA in Calcasieu County. The company is a Louisiana Limited-Liability Company, which was filed on March 7,


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Baker and Lake Albert. by Ernest Achey Loftus Download PDF EPUB FB2

Lady Florence Baker accompanied her husband Sir Samuel Baker on several expeditions in Africa and Sudan. They discovered the source of the White Nile and named Lake Albert. They also worked to abolish the slave trade. This is the story of their amazing love affair and partnership begins when Sam attends a harem slave auction and rescues Florence/5.

Winner of the Royal Geographical Society Gold Medal and discoverer of the Murchison Falls and Lake Albert this book details his exploits.

His no less remarkable wife Florence Baker also plays a key role in this gripping adventure. A must -have for anyone interested in 19th century African exploration. 2 people found this helpful4/5(21). A new book titled "To the Heart of the Nile: Lady Florence Baker and the Exploration of Central Africa," to be published this month by William Morrow, traces the life of the remarkable Victorian woman who would become known as Lady Florence Baker.

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It is about kilometres (99 mi) long and 30 kilometres (19 mi) wide, with a maximum depth of 51 metres ( ft), and a surface Average depth: 25 metres (82 ft).

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Sir Samuel White Baker () was an English explorer, author, and administrator who explored the Upper Nile and discovered Lake Albert. He also sought to suppress the slave trade in the southern. out of 5 stars Baker book. Baker and Lake Albert. book J Format: insightful account of a journey in the most difficult conditions up the Nile to discover the great body of water which Baker named Lake Albert and his return with his courageous wife to Egypt and thence England.

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Vault toilet, no drinkable water. Very nice, lots of options for boating and fishing. Close to trails/ TripAdvisor reviews. Sir Samuel White Baker, KCB, FRS, FRGS (8 June – 30 December ) was an English explorer, officer, naturalist, big game hunter, engineer, writer and also held the titles of Pasha and Major-General in the Ottoman Empire and served as the Governor-General of the Equatorial Nile Basin (today's South Sudan and Northern Uganda) between April and August Baker Lake (Inuktitut syllabics: ᖃᒪᓂᑦᑐᐊᖅ 'big lake joined by a river at both ends', Inuktitut: Qamani'tuaq 'where the river widens') is a hamlet in the Kivalliq Region, in Nunavut on mainland Canada.

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In the lake was first visited by a European, Samuel Baker, who was seeking the sources of the Nile; he named it after Queen Victoria’s consort and published his experiences in The Albert N’yanza ().

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With the leaves off the trees, views that aren't possible in summer emerge; the surrounding peaks and the mossy green silhouettes of the leafless maple trees cover the hillside. A bonus any time of year are the many creeks, quaint bridges, large old. Lake Albert is the northernmost of the lakes in the Western Rift Valley in east-central Africa, situated on the border between the Democratic Republic of Congo and Uganda.

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Lake Albert is an African Great Lake located in Uganda and the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) and is part of the upper Nile system. The lake has a length of about miles, a width of 19 miles, and a maximum depth of feet.

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In Baker and his wife discovered and explored the eastern shore of Lake Albert, visited Kamrasi, the ruler of Bunyoro, and after many delays returned to London, where Baker wrote an extremely popular book about his explorations and the horrors of the Sudanese slave trade.

Second edition (first ) of this famous account about the source of the Nile, reprinted many times. Samuel White Baker was an English naturalist, big game hunter and explorer. He was the first Englishman to undertake high office under the Egyptian government. Baker discovered the lake Albert N'Yanza and the source of the White Nile.

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Lake Albert It has the same elongated feature characteristic of all rift valley lakes and is m deep. Lake Albert named after Albert prince consort of Britain in by Sir Samuel Baker a British explorer and the first European to spot the lake, like Lake Edward is shared between Uganda and Congo.

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OREGON. Using maps supplied by Speke, the Baker expedition set out in February to find the source of the Nile. In March Baker determined the source to be a lake, which he named Albert Nyanza (Lake Albert), lying between modern Uganda and Congo (Kinshasa).

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SR. Age 92 of Horseheads, NY passed away on Wednesday May 3, Al was born on February 7, in Canandaigua, NY the son of the late Merle and Helen Gilbert Ba.Albert, Lake, or Albert Nyanza (nīăn`zə, nyän`zä), 2, sq mi (5, sq km), on the Congo (Kinshasa)–Uganda border, E central Africa.

The lake is c mi ( km) long and c mi (30 km) wide, with a maximum depth of ft (51 m). Lying in the Great Rift Valley Great Rift Valley, geological fault system of SW Asia and E Africa.