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Doctor David Livingstone and Bishop Charles Mackenzie

The Universities Mission to Central Africa (Peter Baxter History, Book 1)
Narrated by: Peter Baxter
Length: 5 hrs and 42 mins
Categories: History, World

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Publisher's Summary

This story deals with the first great and documented humanitarian tragedy in African history. The East African slave trade, the lesser known of the two branches of the African slave trade, flourished in virtual anonymity as the attention of the world was focused on the abolition of the Atlantic slave trade and the destruction of slavery in the Western hemisphere. Doctor David Livingstone, the great Victorian missionary explorer, devoted his life to witnessing and publicizing this grotesque African trade. 

The Universities Mission to Central Africa was the first orchestrated intervention in the South-Central African region, and it is a cautionary tale for centuries of similar efforts to follow.

©2019 Peter Baxter (P)2019 Peter Baxter

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