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What Led to the Discovery of the Source of the Nile

by John Hanning Speke

In the heart of uncharted Africa, amidst the whispering savannas and towering mountains, lay a mystery that captivated the world: the source of the mighty Nile, the life-giving river of ancient tales and geographical enigma. Journey into the unknown with John Hanning Speke, an intrepid British explorer whose relentless quest for discovery would unravel the secrets of this great river. "What Led to the Discovery of the Source of the Nile" takes you on a gripping expedition, a tale of bravery and endurance that defies the odds and challenges the very fabric of human understanding. John Hanning Speke, driven by an insatiable curiosity, embarks on an adventure that transcends the boundaries of civilization, risking life and limb to solve the age-old puzzle of the Nile's origin. Spanning the African continent, this book navigates through the treacherous terrains, the encounters with hostile tribes, and the struggles against nature's fury. Feel the adrenaline of those perilous encounters and the triumphs of overcoming immense odds. Speke's account is not merely an adventure but a testament to the resilience of the human spirit in the face of the unknown. Delve into this enthralling narrative that unfolds the mystery, revealing how a courageous explorer finally unraveled one of Earth's greatest secrets. "What Led to the Discovery of the Source of the Nile" is a captivating saga of human determination, a tapestry of exploration woven with the threads of courage, curiosity, and the relentless pursuit of truth.

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English

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English

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1864

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John Hanning Speke

United Kingdom

John Hanning Speke was a British explorer who is best known for his discovery of Lake Victoria, the largest lake in Africa and the source of the White Nile. He was born in Orleigh Court, Buckland Brew...

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