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Some account of the town of Zanzibar

by Edward Steere

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Published by Published by Charles Cull, Houghton Street, Strand in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Universities" Mission to Central Africa.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Edward Steere, LL.D., one of the Bishop Tozer"s chaplains.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination19, [1] p. ;
    Number of Pages19
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23332973M
    OCLC/WorldCa181102819

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ZANZIBAR. ANY of the friends of the Central African Mission have asked me, since my return, for an account of the town in which Bishop Tozer has established himself, and I find too that some misconceptions in regard to it are not infrequent. An abstract of it first appeared, together with a r~sum6 of the Ethnography, in Zanzibar, an Account of its People, Industries, and History, and in the School History of Zanzibar, which Mr.

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