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Samuel Baker

(Sir Samuel White Baker)

1821–1893
Civilization: British — Africa
   Field of Renown:  explorer — Africa
Era:  Victorian

Early explorer of Central Africa. Following the course of the white Nile, he discovered Lake Albert,

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Baker Finds Albert Nyanza  in  Book of Discovery  by  M. B. Synge
Some Account of Egypt and Sudan  in  Reign of Queen Victoria  by  M. B. Synge


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Baker and his wife crossing the Nubian Desert
 in Book of Discovery

Sir Samuel Baker
 in Reign of Queen Victoria