The challenge of opening Africa and Australia to British imperial influence fell to a coterie of proto professional explorers who sought knowledge, adventure, and fame but often experienced confusion, fear, and failure Kennedy follows the arc of these explorations, from idea to practice, intention to outcome, myth to reality....
|Title||:||The Last Blank Spaces: Exploring Africa and Australia|
|Publisher||:||Harvard University Press Reprint edition March 23, 2015|
|Number of Pages||:||368 pages|
|File Size||:||577 KB|
|Status||:||Available For Download|
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The Last Blank Spaces: Exploring Africa and Australia Reviews
Explorers were not all heroes and their published stories often reflected to demonstrate European (British) superiority on the "natives", who in fact had the knowledge and experience who allowed the expedition's success !