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Mungo Park

Mungo Park (explorer) Mungo Park (11 September 1771 – 1806) was a Scottish explorer of West Africa. He was the first Westerner known to have travelled to the central portion of the Niger River, and his account of his travels is still in print.   Early life Mungo Park was born in Selkirkshire, Scotland, at ….  Read More

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