Our Sudan, Pyramids Progress


1000, -

Pris med medlemskort

900, -

John Ward

“Our Sudan, its Pyramids and Progress”.

London: John Murray, 1905


xxiv, 360 p., 1 map, very rich illustrated with b/w photographs and sketches, a folding map is missing


From Author’s Preface:

“A few years ago I published a little book on Egypt entitled Pyramids and Progress, which Lord Cromer allowed me to dedicate to him. At that time the Sudan was in the hands of the Dervishes and inaccessible. Now thanks to Lord Kitchener, it is under the British flag, and being open to all the world, is likely to be visited, in yearly increasing numbers by the pleasure seeker, the archaeologist, and the promoter of commercial enterprise…”