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  • From that town a railway connects with the navigable waters of the upper Niger at Bamako (see Senegal: Country, I.).
  • At that period geographers regarded the Senegal as the termination of the Niger, a theory held until Mungo Park's demonstration of the eastward course of that stream.
  • Joalland, reached the lake from the middle Niger, continuing his journey round the north end to Kanem.
  • Tilho in La Geographie (March 1906); Boyd Alexander, From the Niger to the Nile, vol.
  • The " long slopes " of the continents on both sides are directed towards the Atlantic, which accordingly receives the waters of a large proportion of the great rivers of the world, including the St Lawrence, the Mississippi, the Orinoco, the Amazon, the rivers of the La Plata, the Congo, the Niger, the Loire, the Rhine, the Elbe and the great rivers of the Mediterranean and the Baltic. Sir J.

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