The 18th Century Search for the Blue Nile

Ghish and the Source of the Nile

Title

Ghish and the Source of the Nile

Subject

General Expedition

Description

A portion of the map of Lake Tana specifically showing where Bruce mapped the source of the Nile, taken from Bruce's Travels

Creator

James Bruce

Source

Bruce, James. Travels to Discover the Source of the Nile, in the Years 1768, 1769, 1770, 1771, 1772, and 1773. Vol. 6.

Publisher

Dublin: William Sleater, for P. Wogan, L. White, P. Byrne, W. Porter, W. Sleater, J. Jones, J. Moore, B. Dornin, C. Lewis, W. Jones, G. Draper, J. Milliken, and R. White, [1790]-91.

Files

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Citation

James Bruce, “Ghish and the Source of the Nile,” The 18th Century Search for the Blue Nile, accessed October 17, 2017, http://bluenile.omeka.wlu.edu/items/show/139.