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Search for the Nile (Time Machine, No. 12)

Robert Walker

Search for the Nile (Time Machine, No. 12)

by Robert Walker

  • 281 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Starfire .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Non-Classifiable,
  • Fiction,
  • Children"s Books - Young Adult,
  • Africa,
  • Discovery and exploration,
  • Literary recreations,
  • Nile River,
  • Adventure and adventurers,
  • Time and space

  • The Physical Object
    FormatMass Market Paperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7823877M
    ISBN 100553272322
    ISBN 109780553272321

    Production. The series was produced by the BBC Natural History Unit in co-production with the Discovery Channel.. Episode three includes footage from the BBC Television mini-series The Search for the Nile.. Reception Reviews. The Times calls it an, enlightening BBC series, that, uses stunning photography and restrained dramatisations to pay homage to the longest river on al network: BBC Two. In this book Moorehead first recounts the search for the origins of the Blue Nile, whose source waters were nowhere near as difficult to locate were those of the White Nile, which passes t They are very well written, although through both The White Nile and The Blue Nile the recurring themes of destruction and bloodshed run like a red thread/5.

      John F. Beck, the Time-Life executive producer for ''The Search for the Nile,'' has also got his facts wrong. There were six episodes of the TV series, not four, and its American premiere was not. The world’s longest river, located in Egypt, the Nile flows 4, miles (6, kilometres) northward to the Mediterranean Sea (a very unusual direction for a river to take). It was considered the source of life by the ancient Egyptians and has played a vital role in the country's : Joshua J. Mark.

    : Search for the Nile's Source: The Ruined Reputation of John Petherick, Nineteenth-Century Welsh Explorer () by Humphries, John and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices/5(2). Governing the Nile River Basin The Search for a New Legal Regime By Mwangi S. Kimenyi and John this book explores new ways to deal with conflict over the allocation of the waters of the Nile.


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Search for the Nile (Time Machine, No. 12) Mass Market Paperback – April 1, by Robert Walker (Author) Book 12 of 19 in the Time Machine Series See all Author: Robert Walker.

Search for the Nile's Source: The Ruined Reputation of John Petherick, Nineteenth-Century Welsh Explorer Paperback – Febru /5(2).

The Search For The Nile is the "Lawrence of Arabia" of British mini-series' and Kenneth Haighs' performance as Richard Burton is in the same class with Peter O'Toole's performance as T.

Lawrence. Like the Lawrence restoration of the late 80's, TSFTN is made richer with the addition of missing footage/5(27). Dane Kennedy, “The Search for the Nile” Abstract This essay examines the social and cultural contexts that informed British explorers’ efforts to discover the source of the Nile.

You don't have to be an Iowa Hawkeye fan to enjoy Nile. The book is the story about Nile Kinnick who won the Heisman Trophy in It is written in novel form which helps bring the story to life. The book is more than a story about a great football player.

It is a story about integrity, hard work, inspiration, determination and guts.5/5(4). With Kenneth Haigh, James Mason, John Quentin, Barbara Leigh-Hunt.

The Nile's source was the last great mystery for European explorers in the 19th century. The story of its discovery is one of heroism in the service of faith, greed, and obsession/10(21). This is the companion to Moorehead’s “The Blue Nile”, and it is another very well written book.

Moorehead concentrates on the search for the source of the White Nile in Central Africa, and concentrates on the 19th century explorers who endured significant hardships to accomplish this feat/5. By the mid-nineteenth century, Europeans had become obsessed with finding the source of the Nile.

InRichard Burton and John Hannington Speke, who already disliked each other, set out from the east coast to find the much-rumored source of the White : Angela Thompsell. All your online shopping needs are at with Free 30 Day Returns.

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Emma’s War is a great book if you’re interested in the history of the region but you’re not a PhD student. In a way, my book picks up where this one leaves off.

Much of The Black Nile looks at the new peace in Sudan while Emma’s War takes place in the s, when the end of the war was still not in sight.

John Hanning Speke’s discovery of Lake Victoria in while on a quest to find the source of the Nile elevated him to the pantheon of heroes of African exploration, alongside David Livingstone and Henry Morton Stanley. A novel by Robert W Walker IT IS THE YEAR You have traveled back to the unexplored jungles of Africa.

In your search for the source of the Nile, you carefully make your way across a log high. Bored out of his ears, Nile Claus longs for a holiday and excitement.

Following his nose, he heads for Easter. On the long and wearisome journey, he stumbles upon well-meaning friends and makes some astounding discoveries. Are painted eggs really the solution to Nile Claus's non-existent problems.

Charles Darwin would certainly disagree. The Search for the Nile's Source The source of the Nile and its life-giving floods was a mystery for centuries. Ptolemy held that the source was the "Mountains of the Moon," and the search for these and for the origin of the Nile attracted much attention in the 18th and 19th cent.

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Search for the source of the Nile John Their 9-month journey is described in the book Kayaks down the Nile. The White Nile Expedition, led by South African national Hendrik Coetzee, navigated the White Nile's entire length of approximately 5, kilometres (3, mi).⁃ location: Burundi.

The first part of the story has been told often before: hagiographically in contemporary books and memoirs; classically in Alan Moorhead's The White Nile Author: Bernard Porter.Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Time Machine 12 Search for The Nile by Robert W Walker PhD at the best online prices .Sir Henry Morton Stanley GCB (born John Rowlands; 28 January – 10 May ) was a Welsh journalist, explorer, soldier, colonial administrator, author and politician who was famous for his exploration of central Africa, and his search for missionary and explorer David Livingstone, whom he later claimed to have greeted with the now-famous line: "Dr Livingstone, I presume?"Awards: Vega Medal ().