The land of gold, diamonds and ivory : being a comprehensive handbook and guide to the colonies, states and republics of South and East Africa

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dc.contributor.author Ingram, J.F. (Joseph Forsyth), b. 1858
dc.coverage.spatial Africa
dc.coverage.spatial South Africa
dc.coverage.temporal AD
dc.date.accessioned 2010-01-19T13:26:43Z
dc.date.available 2010-01-19T13:26:43Z
dc.date.issued 1893
dc.description At head of cover title: Union Steam Ship Company, Limited. en_US
dc.description 3rd ed.
dc.description.abstract Short account of the discovery and colonisation of the Cape Colony by the Portuguese, Dutch and English -- Cape Colony of today -- Physical geography, geology and minerals of the Cape Colony -- Griqualand West and the diamond fields -- Pondoland and the Pondos -- St John's river scenery -- Transkei -- Sketch of the early history of Natal -- Natal of today -- Umzimkulu river and Port Shepstone -- Scotburg and Umzinto -- Orange River Free State and Basutoland -- British Bechuanaland -- Transvaal Republic -- Early accounts of gold in Africa -- Monomotapa -- History of Matabeleland -- Chartered company -- Baines and his troubles in Matabeleland -- Gold fields of today -- Barberton -- Witwatersrandt fields -- Komatie and other fields -- Zulus and Zululand -- Customs and legends of Zululand -- Swaziland and the Swazis -- East Africa -- Delagoa Bay -- Lourenzo Marques -- Amatongaland -- Railways -- Routes to the Gold Fields -- History of the Union Steam Ship Company. en_US
dc.description.sponsorship The original document was digitized with financial support from Media24. en_US
dc.description.statementofresponsibility by J.F. Ingram.
dc.description.uri http://explore.up.ac.za/record=b1718343 en_US
dc.format.extent xvi, 238 p., [15] leaves of plates : ill., map ; 22 cm. en_US
dc.format.medium Paper en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2263/12650
dc.language.iso en en_US
dc.publisher Whittingham en_US
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dc.rights Electronic copy: University of Pretoria; Printed copy: Public domain. en_US
dc.source Original book: Ingram, J.F. The land of gold, diamonds and ivory : being a comprehensive handbook and guide to the colonies, states and republics of South and East Africa. 3rd ed.(London : Whittingham, 1893), 238 p.
dc.subject.ddc 916.8
dc.subject.lcsh Africa, Southern -- Description and travel
dc.subject.lcsh Africa, East -- Description and travel
dc.title The land of gold, diamonds and ivory : being a comprehensive handbook and guide to the colonies, states and republics of South and East Africa en_US
dc.type Book en_US


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