Missionary Survey of Nyasaland, Present Day Malawi

Today’s free book is a missionary survey of Nyasaland (Malawi since 6th July 1964) in Central Africa from 1926. The book included a map insert measuring 97cm x 45cm, which I have included as a separate download. This title is in the public domain.

William John Waterman Roome [1865-1937], A Great Emancipation. A Missionary Survey of Nyasaland Central Africa. World Dominion Survey Series. London: World Dominion Press, 1926. Pbk. pp.68. [Click here to visit the download page for this title]


  • Foreword
  • Introduction
  1. The Story of a Great Emancipation
  2. Nyasaland: The Land and its History
  3. The People of Nyasaland
  4. The Growth of the African Church in Nyasaland. By the Hon. and Rev. Alexander Hetherwick, D.D. [1860–1939]
  5. Missions Working in Nyasaland
  6. The Progress of Islam in Nyasaland
  7. Education
  8. The Bible in Nyasaland
  9. The Bible for a Million Africans. By the Rev. R. Kilgour [1867-1942]
  • Appendix
  • Insert—Map—A Missionary and Ethnographic Survey

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