In a previous article we have sketched the life of John Lewis Burckhardt. He was born in Lausanne, Switzerland in 1784 of a prominent family. At the age of 16 his father moved the family to Leipzig; and four years after this they moved again to Göttingen. His family was staunchly opposed to the new … Continue reading John Lewis Burckhardt’s Travels And Explorations In Nubia
If you enjoyed this article, make sure to visit his blog!