By Justin D. Livingstone
Until now, nobody has explored Livingstone's posthumous popularity in complete. This publication meets the problem. In forthcoming Livingstone's complicated legacy, it adopts a metabiographical point of view: in different phrases, this ebook is a biography of biographies. instead of attempting to discover the genuine nature of the topic, metabiography is anxious with the malleability of biographical illustration. It doesn't objective to discover Livingstone's 'real' identification, yet as a substitute asks: what has he been made to mean?
Crossing disciplinary obstacles, Livingstone's 'lives' will curiosity students of imperial heritage, postcolonialism, life-writing, travel-writing and Victorian studies.