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Bovill, E. W.

Overview
Works: 93 works in 415 publications in 3 languages and 7,526 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Records and correspondence  Diaries  Bibliography 
Roles: Author, Editor
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Most widely held works by E. W Bovill
The golden trade of the Moors by E. W Bovill( Book )

109 editions published between 1950 and 2009 in English and Arabic and held by 1,895 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the golden trade of the Moors, and a source book on Saharan trade routes, caravan organization and Sudanese history. The author covers anthropology and economic geography as well as history, as he examines and explores the hot little towns, sharp traders and the brutal rulers. He seeks to encourage and inspire a generation of scholars to discover more about parts of Africa still surprisingly little known to the outside world
Missions to the Niger by E. W Bovill( )

15 editions published between 1964 and 2014 in English and held by 882 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first of a 3-volume set on the Bornu mission, containing the edited text of the "Narrative of travels and discoveries in northern and central Africa in the years 1822, 1823 and 1824,", by Major D. Denham, Captain H. Clapperton and Dr. W. Oudney. This volume contains the editor's historical and textual introduction and the first 2 annotated chapters of the "Narrative", with reconstructed itineraries of the various expeditions
Missions to the Niger by Hugh Clapperton( )

11 editions published between 1966 and 2010 in English and held by 637 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The third of a 3-volume set on the Bornu mission, containing the edited text of the "Narrative of travels and discoveries in northern and central Africa in the years 1822, 1823 and 1824,", by Major D. Denham, Captain H. Clapperton and Dr. W. Oudney. This volume contains Clapperton's account of his exploration of Hausa and his stay in Sokoro, with notes & a reconstructed itinerary of his travels
English country life, 1780-1830 by E. W Bovill( Book )

28 editions published between 1864 and 1964 in English and Undetermined and held by 631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The journal of Friedrich Horneman's travels from Cairo to Murzuk in the years 1797-98 [electronic resource] : the letters of Major Alexander Gordon Laing, 1824-26 by E. W Bovill( )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Missions to the Niger. the Bornu mission, 1822-25 by E. W Bovill( )

21 editions published between 1966 and 2010 in English and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The second of a 3-volume set on the Bornu mission, containing the edited text of the "Narrative of travels and discoveries in northern and central Africa in the years 1822, 1823 and 1824,", by Major D. Denham, Captain H. Clapperton and Dr. W. Oudney. This volume covers the mission's exploration of Bornu and adjoining countries, with notes & reconstructed itineraries of the various expeditions
The Niger explored by E. W Bovill( Book )

15 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Missions to the Niger by E. W Bovill( Book )

16 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The England of Nimrod and Surtees, 1815-1854 by E. W Bovill( Book )

13 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Battle of Alcazar; an account of the defeat of Don Sebastian of Portugal at El-Ksar el-Kebir by E. W Bovill( Book )

15 editions published in 1952 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caravans of the old Sahara; an introduction to the history of the western Sudan by E. W Bovill( Book )

14 editions published between 1933 and 2018 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

East African agriculture. A short survey of the agriculture of Kenya, Uganda, Tanganyika, and Zanzibar, and of its principal products by J. K Matheson( Book )

16 editions published in 1950 in English and Undetermined and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Missions to the Niger by E. W Bovill( Book )

14 editions published between 1964 and 2011 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With Laing's letters are included his 'Cursory remarks on the course and termination of the great river Niger', his 'Notes on Gadamis', his only surviving letter to his wife, and the newspaper report of his death. Continued in Second Series 128-130. This is a new print-on-demand hardback edition of the volume first published in 1964
The Bornu Mission, 1822-25 by Dixon Denham( Book )

10 editions published between 1966 and 1975 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La Caza en el arte by Henri de Linarès( Book )

4 editions published in 1972 in Spanish and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Missions to the Niger by E. W Bovill( Book )

6 editions published between 1966 and 2010 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Bornu mission 1822-25 Part III( Book )

3 editions published between 1966 and 2010 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Missions to the Niger( )

2 editions published between 1975 and 2016 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Missions to the Niger( Book )

4 editions published between 1824 and 1964 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Missions to the Niger by E. W Bovill( Book )

3 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The journal of Friedrich Horneman's travels from Cairo to Murzuk in the years 1797-98 [electronic resource] : the letters of Major Alexander Gordon Laing, 1824-26 Missions to the Niger
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The journal of Friedrich Horneman's travels from Cairo to Murzuk in the years 1797-98 [electronic resource] : the letters of Major Alexander Gordon Laing, 1824-26Missions to the Niger
Alternative Names
Bovill E.W.

Bovill, E. W. 1892-1966

Bovill, Edward W.

Bovill, Edward William 1892-1966

Languages
English (313)

Spanish (4)

Arabic (2)