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Burchell, William J. – Travels in the Interior of Southern Africa

Dear Collector   In his own words, Francis Patrick Fleming experienced “stirring times” in his life of seventy-two years.  Born in Ireland in 1823, he served as chaplain during the period that included the Eighth Frontier War.  Thereafter, within three months of a new posting on Mauritius, 17000 people died of cholera.  Indeed, four of […]

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Dear Collector   In his own words, Francis Patrick Fleming experienced “stirring times” in his life of seventy-two years.  Born in Ireland in 1823, he served as chaplain during the period that included the Eighth Frontier War.  Thereafter, within three months of a new posting on Mauritius, 17000 people died of cholera.  Indeed, four of […]

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