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In the grip of the Nyika

J. H. Patterson

In the grip of the Nyika

further adventures in British East Africa

by J. H. Patterson

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  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Macmillan and Co. Limited ... in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa, East,
  • Kenya,
  • Kenya.
    • Subjects:
    • Patterson, J. H. 1867-1947.,
    • Hunting -- Africa, East.,
    • Hunting -- Kenya.,
    • Africa, East -- Description and travel.,
    • Kenya -- Description and travel.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Lieut.-Col. J.H. Patterson, D.S.O., author of "The man-eaters of Tsavo" ; with illustrations.
      ContributionsTheodore Roosevelt Hunting Library (Library of Congress)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT425 .P3
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv p., [2], 389, [3], 2 p. :
      Number of Pages389
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL7013601M
      LC Control Number09030334

      In the Grip of the Nyika; Further Adventures in British East Africa. John Henry Patterson $ - $ Nyika (Wanjika), a people in Kenya, inhabiting the shore regions of Malindi, Kilifi, Kwale, and, in part, Mombasa. Their population, including other closely related peoples (Digo, Duruma, Giryama, Rabai, and others), is approximately , (, estimate). Their language is Kinyika (Nyika), which belongs to the eastern group of Bantu languages. The.   J.H. Patterson IN THE GRIP OF THE NYIKA "In the subsequent pages I have endeavoured to give a. In Online Rare Books, Maps & Prints and Photograp.


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In the Grip of the Nyika. Further Adventures in British East Africa. In the Grip of the Nyika: Further Adventures in British East Africa. Book Description. 1st Edition. Dark blue boards with gold illustration to the front and gold lettering to the spine, minor shelf wear tot the extremities, now with a protective clear plastic removable wrap.

Foxing to inside boards and light foxing throughout. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. In the grip of the nyika by J. Patterson,The Macmillan company edition, In the grip of the nyika ( edition) | Open LibraryCited by: 4.

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Great book. Hard to put down, good adventure story of a time sadly passed. I should have been born years ago. Read more. One person found this helpful. Helpful/5(9). Get this from a library. In the grip of the Nyika: further adventures in British East Africa. [J H Patterson; Theodore Roosevelt Hunting Library (Library of Congress)].

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illus., maps. 22 cm. Local Notes Item X has bookplate data: Paul B. Czech: An annotated Bibliography of African Big Game hunting Books, topage ‘Patterson revisits the infamous sites of Tsavo which he describes in his first book, then treks into the Nyika, or wilderness of British East Africa. Near the Karusi River, he bagged bushbuck, eland and kudu, and had numerous encounters with lions.

IN THE GRIP OF THE NYIKA. Further adventures in British East Africa with illustrations. Published: MacMillan and Co., London, (now Kenya) in –The book has inspired three Hollywood films - Bwana Devil (), Killers of Kilimanjaro () and The Ghost and the Darkness ().

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London: Macmillan and Co., Limited, SCARCE IN FINE CONDITION. Somewhat of a companion volume to the author's MAN-EATERS OF TSAVO, this book gives a plain account of the trials and adventures which befell me on two recent expeditions through the 'nyika,' or wilderness, in British East Africa.

“On the first trip there were three of us, and all returned. In the Grip of the Nyika. Further Adventures in British East Africa. New York: The Macmillan Company, First edition. Publisher's maroon cloth. Full-page map, illustrated throughout, half-title, publisher's advertisements.

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ILLUSTRATED with numerous black and white photographs. Corners bumped and lightened; slight spine lean. Foxing to endpapers. LOTS of photographs. plus map and. "In the Grip of The Nyika," "With the Zionists in Gallipoli." WITH A MAP AND 22 ILLUSTRATIONS.

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Patterson, was a British soldier, hunter, author and Christian Zionist, best known for his book The Man-Eaters of Tsavo (), which details his experiences while building a railway bridge over the Tsavo river in British East Africa (now Kenya) in –Awards: Distinguished Service Order.

1st Edition, 1st Printing. -Mint condition never been read. Purple boards with lilac lettering to the spine. Glazed pictorial dust wrapper, now in a new removable clear sleeve.

No inscriptions, £net, pp, clean and bright pages throughout. (Any digital image available on request). Lieutenant-Colonel John Henry Patterson, DSO (10 November – 18 June ), known as J. Patterson, was a British soldier, hunter, author and Christian Zionist, best known for his book The Man-Eaters of Tsavo (), which details his experiences while building a railway bridge over the Tsavo river in Kenya in – The book has inspired three Hollywood films.

Author: PATTERSON Lieut Col J.H. Title: In The Grip Of The Nyika, Further Adventures In British East Africa Price: £ Year: Edition: reprint Edn, Publisher: Macmillan and Co Summary: XIV pages, TEG, foxing to EPs, bookplate to front paste down, motif to upper board of native and camel, cover has light mark to lower inner corner front board.

The park covers practically the whole of the Nyika Plateau in northern Malawi, about km north of Lilongwe and 60 km north of Rumphi by road. Access is by a single dirt road which branches north off the road from Rumphi to the Katumbi border post, and winds its way up the south-western scarp of the plateau, continues over the top, where it forms the border with Zambia, Coordinates: 10°40′S 33°50′E / °S.

Patterson's book on the affair, In the Grip of the Nyika, which Kathryn reads with great absorption, turns out to offer a grim foreshadowing of events in the present. Loveless Kathryn unwittingly recapitulates the older story as she falls in love with a latter-day hunter, : David Lambkin.

London: Macmillan and Co., African Travel SECOND IMPRESSION. Octavo 22 x 14cm, ; 5. With numerous in-text photographic illustrations and nine maps. Publisher's blue cloth with gilt titles to spine and gilt man with camel device to upper.

Top edge gilt. Blue ink ownership to first half-title. Some folding and marks to second half-title. Beschreibung: London: Macmillan and Co., Limited,"nor was the god of the wilds content with this sacrifice." (Preface) PATTERSON, J[ohn] H[enry], Lieutenant-Colonel.

In the Grip of the Nyika. Further Adventures in British East Africa. With illustrations. in the grip of the nyika: further adventures in british east africa PATTERSON, J.H. (COLONEL, D.S.O) Published by The Macmillan Company, London, England ().

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