Records of the Nile Voyageurs, 1884-1885. The Canadian Voyageur Contingent in the Gordon Relief Expedition. Edited with an Introduction by C.P. Stacey. Edited, an Introduction.

Records of the Nile Voyageurs, 1884-1885. The Canadian Voyageur Contingent in the Gordon Relief Expedition. Edited with an Introduction by C.P. Stacey.

The Champlain Society. No. 37. Toronto. 1959. Hardcover. 24cm, x,285p. with 9 plates & 2 maps, limited to 600 copies, this being number #341, original gilt crested red cloth, t.e.g., a fine copy. (cmt) In the year 1884 a force of nearly 400 Canadian boatmen (in fact lumbermen, experienced in white water timber rafting and mostly from the Ottawa Valley), commanded by a Toronto alderman, who went to Egypt to take part in the expedition to relieve General Gordon at Khartoum. Item #39702

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