Hanno the Navigator

(Hanno the Carthaginian)

~ 600 BC

First Mediterranean sea-farer to explore the West coast of Africa and give report.

Other Resources

Story Links
Book Links
Carthaginians in West Africa  in  The Land of the Golden Trade  by  John Lang
Hanno's Adventures  in  On the Shores of the Great Sea  by  M. B. Synge

Image Links

The Carthaginians attacking the Gorillas
 in The Land of the Golden Trade

 in Our Little Carthaginian Cousin of Long Ago