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War on the Nile

Britain, Egypt, and the Sudan, 1882-1898

by Michael Barthorp

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Published by Blandford Press, Distributed in the U.S. by Sterling Pub. in Poole, Dorset, New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Sudan,
  • Egypt,
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Sudan -- History -- 1862-1899,
    • Egypt -- History -- Tewfik, 1879-1892,
    • Great Britain -- History, Military -- 19th century

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMichael Barthorp.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT156.6 .B374 1984
      The Physical Object
      Pagination190 p. :
      Number of Pages190
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2670992M
      ISBN 100713713100
      LC Control Number85670106

      Hastily launching their boats, they returned to their vessels. The Geziraor "island," formed between the Blue Nile and the White Nile as they come together at Khartoum is Sudan's principal agricultural area and the only War on the Nile book tract of land outside Egypt irrigated with Nile waters. An agreement was signed by Ethiopia, Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania, and Uganda in and by Burundi in that was intended to result in an reapportionment that would not have a significant affect on Egypt and Sudan; those two nations strongly objected. Burton, recovering from illness and resting further south on the shores of Lake Tanganyikawas outraged that Speke claimed to have proved his discovery to be the true source of the Nile when Burton regarded this as still unsettled.

      Visitors need a good three hours to explore here. The Old Cataract is the most iconic hotel in all of Egypt. This was our first time truly sailing the Nile and admiring the banks of the Nile River with the sun setting. At 56, Moorehead, one of the great communicators of his time, could neither speak, read, nor write.

      Recommendations were made to the Sudanese authorities. The Nile was also a convenient and efficient means of transportation for people and goods. A canyon, now filled by surface drift, represents an ancestral Nile called the Eonile that flowed during the later Miocene 23—5. He reloaded two bullets back into the gun, wrapped it in the stole and threw the bundle overboard before anyone came back.


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