Secret book revealing feud between Victorian explorers acquired by National Library of Scotland

A private edition of a book detailing a feud between two great Victorian explorers which was never intended to be made public has been acquired by the National Library of Scotland.

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New technology relives Livingstone’s harrowing accounts of slave trade atrocities.

In 1866, David Livingstone, the Victorian explorer, found himself travelling on the African slave route. Now, more than 100 years after his death, the stark words and sketches he used to describe the horror of the ‘slave grave’ have been published in their original format.

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