Emin Pasha, I Presume? (Part 2)

Henry Morton Stanley meeting Emin Pasha, at Kavalli, April 29, 1888. Print Collector / Print Collector/Getty Images

When we left off in part one, Emin Pasha had become governor of Equatoria in what's now South Sudan. But things took a dramatic turn in the 1880s, leading to Henry Morton Stanley mounting a relief expedition to go get him.

Tracy's Research:

  • "Emin Pasha." Explorers & Discoverers of the World, Gale, 1993. Gale Biography In Context, libraries.state.ma.us/login?gwurl=http://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?p=GPS&sw=w&u=som&v=2.1&id=GALE%7CK1614000108&it=r&asid=c2bca52bd3e9359b1ed9223ebc8559a9. Accessed 31 Aug. 2017.
  • Hill, Richard Leslie. "al-Mahdi." Encyclopedia Britannica. 5/23/2012. https://www.britannica.com/biography/al-Mahdi-Sudanese-religious-leader
  • Schweitzer, Georg. "Emin Pasha: His Life and Work." Westminster. 1898. Via archive.org. https://archive.org/details/eminpashahislif00pashgoog
  • Konczacki, Janina. "The Emin Pasha Relief Expedition (1887-1889): Some Comments on Disease and Hygiene." Canadian Journal of African Studies / Revue Canadienne des Études Africaines,Vol. 19, No. 3 (1985), pp. 615-625. Via JSTOR. http://www.jstor.org/stable/484518
  • "The Position of Emin Pasha." Science, Vol. 9, No. 225 (May 27, 1887), pp. 505-506. http://www.jstor.org/stable/1763805
  • "Obituary: Emin Pasha (Dr. E. Schnitzer)." The Geographical Journal, Vol. 2, No. 5 (Nov., 1893), pp. 468-470. http://www.jstor.org/stable/1774126
  • "Muhammad Ahmad Declares Himself the Mahdi." Global Events: Milestone Events Throughout History, edited by Jennifer Stock, vol. 1: Africa, Gale, 2014, pp. 204-207. Global Issues in Context, libraries.state.ma.us/login?gwurl=http://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?p=GPS&sw=w&u=som&v=2.1&id=GALE%7CCX3728000084&it=r&asid=071605c54f2df7aa64483f38331e1326. Accessed 5 Sept. 2017.
  • "The Mahdist War Begins in Sudan: 1881." Global Events: Milestone Events Throughout History, edited by Jennifer Stock, vol. 5: Middle East, Gale, 2014. PowerSearch, libraries.state.ma.us/login?gwurl=http://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?p=GPS&sw=w&u=som&v=2.1&id=GALE%7CQTPBEP147645429&it=r&asid=425abd92f80d1c0f9e88bbd3b493e2e6. Accessed 5 Sept. 2017
  • The Economist. "The Scramble for Africa." 12/23/1999. http://www.economist.com/node/347120
  • St. John's College, University of Cambridge. "The Scramble for Africa." https://www.joh.cam.ac.uk/library/library_exhibitions/schoolresources/exploration/scramble_for_africa/
  • Murray, Brian H. " Henry Morton Stanley and the Pygmies of “Darkest Africa.'" The Public Domain Review. https://publicdomainreview.org/2012/11/29/henry-morton-stanley-and-the-pygmies-of-darkest-africa/
  • Jewish Encylopedia. "Emin Pasha (Eduard Carl Oscar Theodor Schnitzer)." Jewish Encyclopedia. http://www.jewishencyclopedia.com/articles/13291-schnitzer-eduard
  • The Editors of Encyclopedia Britannica. " Mehmed Emin Pasha." Encyclopedia Britannica. March 15, 2012.
  • "Emin Pasha." Encyclopaedia Judaica, edited by Michael Berenbaum and Fred Skolnik, 2nd ed., Macmillan Reference USA, 2007. Gale Biography In Context, libraries.state.ma.us/login?gwurl=http://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?p=GPS&sw=w&u=som&v=2.1&id=GALE%7CK2587505928&it=r&asid=fd5d6ffaa70a152f21fed4e14541f1d7. Accessed 31 Aug. 2017.

Topics in this Podcast: Emin Pasha, African history, colonialism, 19th century, biographies