Edward Young (Africa explorer)
After Livingstone's death, he went to Nyassa in a dismountable steamer on behalf of the Scottish Mission Society in 1875, founded the Livingstonia station on its banks, circumnavigated the entire lake and discovered the Livingstone Mountains .
In 1877 he returned to England. He wrote The Search after Livingstone (1868) and Nyassa: A Journal of Adventures While Exploring Lake Nyassa (1877).
- Young, Edward David in Frederic Boase: Modern English Biography . Netherton & Worth, Truro 1892-1921
- Young, Edward David in John Foster Kirk: A Supplement to Allibone's Critical Dictionary of English Literature and British and American Authors . Lippincott, London 1891
|ALTERNATIVE NAMES||Young, Edward David (full name)|
|BRIEF DESCRIPTION||British explorer of Africa|
|DATE OF BIRTH||October 23, 1831|
|DATE OF DEATH||November 4, 1896|
|Place of death||Hastings|