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Adolph Overweg

(1822—1852)


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(1822–1852),

German explorer. Adolph Overweg accompanied James Richardson and Heinrich Barth on the well-equipped, British-sponsored expedition to central Africa, which began in 1850. Born in Hamburg, Germany, on July 24 ...

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