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lant-Barrow; Caffres; Bosjesmans--Trutter and sommerville-Dr.
Cowan and his Party-Their
(the Missionary) First and Second Journeys-Burchell—Thompson-
Invasion of the Mantatees-Zoolas.....
SOCIAL CONDITION OF AFRICA.
Distinction between Native and Foreign Tribes-Natives-Agriculture
-Manufactures - Trade - Domestic Accommodations - Intellectual
Character-Superstitions-War and Slavery-Some amiable Fea-
tures-Forms of Government-Foreign Races-Mohammedan Con-
verts-European Colonization-Cape of Good Hope-Albany District
.. Sierra Leone ......
GEOLOGY OF AFRICA.
Form and Situation of Africa-Its great Natural Regions or Divisions.-
1. Geology of the Atlas or Northern Region-Age of the Atlas Moun-
tains.—2. Geology of the Sahara Region-Subterranean Villages near
Tripoli; in Spain and France-Tertiary Rocks of Benioleed-Soudan
or Black Mountains-Petrified Wood in the Desert-Horrid Conse-
quences of the Slave-trade-Human Skeletons in the Desert-Natron
and Salt Lakes-Desert of Bilma-Sultan of Fezzan and a Slave-On
what Formation does the Sand of the Desert rest?- Description of a
Trona or Natron Lake Fulgurite and native Meteoric Iron in the
Desert-Observations on the Sand of the Desert-Moving Pillars of
Sand-Sand-wind-How the prevailing Winds affect the sand of the
Desert-What is the Geognostical Age of the Sahara ?3. Geology
of the Region to the South of the Sahara, and to the North of the
Great Table-land-African Gold.-4. Geology of the Great Table-land
of Africa-Geology of the Coast from Sierra Leone to Cape Negro
Cape of Good Hope District-Distribution of its Chains of Mountains,
Plains and Valleys, or Kloofs-Descriptiou of the Karroo Plains-
Introductory Observations -- Orang-outang - Monkeys - Baboons-Le-
- Tenrec - Ratel -
MAP of Africa..
To face the Titlepage. VIGNETTE-Caravan in the Desert, Group of Figures Chief, Jillemen or Native Musicians, and Gree
gree Man or Magician Female Negro Dancer.....
77 Park's Routes ...............
82 Tuarick on his Camel, with Male and Female Tibboo
134 Denham and Clapperton's Houtes.........
137 Sultan of Bornou
142 Fishing in the River Yeou.............
145 Bornou Horseman, Kanemboo Spearman, and Munga Bowman.... 157 Timbuctoo according to Caillie
195 Ashantee Warrior and Attendant
202 Queen of Lattakoo, Lattakoo Warrior, and two Bosjesman Hotten
225 Negroes preparing the Manioc Root........
230 Negro Palaver-house ........ Group of African Animals—In front, in the centre, the Rhinoceros;
--to the right, the Hippopotamus and Orang-outang. In the centre background, the Giraffe ;-to the left, Artelopes and Zebra ...... 290