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Author Coillard, François, 1834-1904.

Title On the threshold of Central Africa : a record of twenty years' pioneering among the Barotsi of the Upper Zambesi / by François Coillard ; [translated from the French and edited by Catherine Winkworth Mackintosh]
Edition Third edition [i.e. first edition, reprinted] /. / with a new introduction by Max Gluckman
Published London : Cass, 1971
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Description 1 online resource (25, xxxiv, 663 pages, 40 plates (1 folded)) : illustrations, genealogical table, map, portraits
Series Missionary researches and travels - Cass library of African studies ; number 19
Cass library of African studies. Missionary researches and travels ; no. 19
Contents Chapter xxvchapter xxvi; chapter xxvii; chapter xxviii; chapter; part iv lealuyi 1892-1896; chapter xxx; chapter xxxi; chapter xxxii; chapter xxxiii; chapter xxxiv; chapter xxxv; chapter xxxvi; chapter xxxvii; chapter xxxviii; chapter xxxix; conclusion; glossary; index
Summary An eye-witness account of the events which shook South-Central Africa before the advent of Colonial rule. It presents an account of the Lozi, a record of Coillard's journeys and his work in establishing the Paris evangelical mission in Barotseland
Notes Includes index
Reprint of the 1897 ed. published by Hodder and Stoughton, London
Translation of Sur le haut Zambèze
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Subject Coillard, François, 1834-1904.
Coillard, François, 1834-1904.
Lozi (African people) -- Missions.
Lozi (African people) -- Missions.
RELIGION -- Christian Ministry -- Missions.
Western Province (Zambia) -- Description and travel
Zambia -- Western Province.
Form Electronic book
Author Mackintosh, C. W. (Catharine Winkworth), translator.
ISBN 1136983104
Other Titles Sur le haut Zambèze. English