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Black Livingstone

A True Tale of Adventure in the Nineteenth-Century Congo

Black Livingstone( )
Author: Kennedy, Pagan
ISBN:978-0-670-03036-1
Publication Date:Jan 2002
Publisher:Penguin Publishing Group
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:AUD $45.00
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Black Livingstone is the first book to chronicle the remarkable life of William Henry Sheppard. As a twenty-four-year-old African American missionary in 1890, Sheppard departed for what was then the Belgian Congo, accompanied by Samuel Lapsley, a white man who had grown up on a plantation and was the son of a prominent Alabama judge. Lapsley died of fever barely a year later, but Sheppard thrived in Africa for three more years before returning to America. Back home, Sheppard was billed...
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