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Egypt"s Africa empire Samuel Baker, Charles Gordon, and the creation of Equatoria by Alice Moore-Harell

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Published by Sussex Academic Press in Portland, Ore .
Written in English


  • Baker, Samuel White, -- Sir, -- 1821-1893,
  • Gordon, Charles George, -- 1833-1885,
  • Equatoria Region (Sudan) -- History -- 19th century,
  • Equatoria Region (Sudan) -- Annexation to Egypt,
  • Egypt -- History -- Ismail, 1863-1879

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementAlice Moore-Harell.
LC ClassificationsDT159.6.E58 M667 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23929286M
ISBN 109781845193874
LC Control Number2009041315

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