Explorations and Adventures in Equatorial Africa: With Accounts of the Manners and Customs of the People, and of the Chase of the Gorilla, the Crocodile, Leopard, Elephant, Hippopotamus, and Other Wild Animals
Negro Universities Press, 1969 - 531 pages
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Explorations and Adventures in Equatorial Africa: With Accounts of the ...
Paul Belloni Du Chaillu
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