Travels in South Africa, undertaken at the request of the London missionary society being a narrative of a second journey in the interior of that country by John Campbell

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Published by F. Westley; [etc., etc.] in London .

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  • Missions -- South Africa.,
  • South Africa -- Description and travel.

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Errata slip inserted: v.2, p. [1].

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StatementBy the Rev. John Campbell.
The Physical Object
Pagination2v. :
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Open LibraryOL17936674M

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London: Printed for the Author by T. Rutt, and Published by Black and Parry, RARE FIRST EDITION OF CAMPBELL'S FIRST JOURNEY WORK.

Upon the death of their lead man in South Africa, the Missionary Society of London sent Rev. Campbell out to inspect the state of the missions and make recommendations for the future. Campbell toured the country, meeting not only the natives, but the.

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London: Francis Westley, FIRST EDITION OF THIS IMPORTANT EARLY WORK ON SOUTH AFRICA. This two volume set is the record of the second tour of inspection that the London Missionary Society asked the Rev. John Campbell to make Travels in South Africa its South African missions, the first tour having been in The tour consisted of two journeys.

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Robert Moffat and his wife to Caffraria. Travels in South Africa, undertaken at the request of the London missionary society; being a narrative of a second journey in the interior of that country.

By John Campbell. Abstract. Mode of access: Internet Topics: Missions Author: John Campbell. David Livingstone was a Scottish physician, Congregationalist, and pioneer Christian missionary with the London Missionary Society, an explorer in Africa, and one of the most popular British heroes of the late 19th-century Victorian era/5.

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This very rare first edition (London) set of two books is an account of Campbell's travels among the various tribes of the northern Cape Colony and into Bechuanaland (Botswana), including the Griqua, Bushmen, Coranna and Tswana.

Travels in South Africa. Undertaken at the Request of the Missionary Society. Campbell, John, white South African historian, wrote rather dismissively of this book: "This book contains some information on general subjects, as well as a complete account of the missions of the London society.

But the author's simplicity and. When Missionary Travels was first published inreviewers noted that the existing ideas about south central Africa would have to undergo a radical transformation. Land thought to be dry and mountainous was discovered to be fertile grassland with a wide variety of animal life, and the peoples that lived there, while sometimes suspicious Cited by: Travels in South Africa: undertaken at the request of the London missionary society: being a narrative of a second journey in the interior of that country / by the Rev.

John Campbell ; witha map and coloured prints. Creator: Campbell, John,ill. Contributors: Clark, John Heaviside, ca.engraver.

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Missionary Travels: Livingstone, Africa and the Book Article in Scottish Geographical Journal (3) December with 25 Reads How we measure 'reads'Author: Felix Driver. The London Missionary Society ordained Livingstone in and sent him to South Africa.

This extraordinary book documents his first South African expedition during which “he explored vast regions of central Africa, many of which had never been seen by white men before. The work of the London Missionary Society in the Pacific Ocean through its “Missionary Ships” is truly inspiring.

In this heavily illustrated book George Cousins (editorial Assistant and Assistant Foreign Secretary of the London Missionary Society) draws on a number of sources to retell the story. My thanks to Redcliffe College for providing a copy. When Missionary Travels was first published inreviewers noted that the existing ideas about south central Africa would have to undergo a radical transformation.

Land thought to be dry and mountainous was discovered to be fertile grassland with a wide variety of animal life, and the peoples that lived there, while sometimes suspicious /5(24). Travels in South Africa: undertaken at the request of the missionary society / By John Campbell.

Topics: London Missionary Society, To submit an update or takedown request. He wrote an account of this trip as "Travels in South Africa, undertaken at the request of the Missionary Society" and it was published on his return to London in The town of Campbell, east of Griquatown, was named in his : MarchEdinburgh, Scotland.

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