Lake Albert


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Lake Albert a shallow lake on the border between Uganda and Congo in the Great Rift Valley
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In literature:

That many considerable affluents flow into the Albert Lake there is no doubt.
"In the Heart of Africa" by Samuel White Baker
Towards noon, at the station 'Baker,' we reached the Albert lake, just where the White Nile flows out of it.
"Freeland" by Theodor Hertzka
UNYORO (1,500), a native State of Central Africa, between Lake Albert Nyanza and the territory of Uganda.
"The Nuttall Encyclopaedia" by Edited by Rev. James Wood
The boat is quickly in mid-lake under the darkness and there Albert meets his death and burial.
"The Red Redmaynes" by Eden Phillpotts
But from Nimule the river is again navigable up to Lake Albert.
"World's War Events, Volume III" by Various
Heard of Baker going to Unyoro Water, Lake Albert.
"The Last Journals of David Livingstone, in Central Africa, from 1865 to His Death, Volume II (of 2), 1869-1873" by David Livingstone
He established a series of Egyptian outposts along the Abyssinian frontier and made a survey of Lake Albert Nyanza.
"History Of Egypt From 330 B.C. To The Present Time, Volume 12 (of 12)" by S. Rappoport
He now bestowed upon this lake the name of the Albert Nyanza.
"Great African Travellers" by W.H.G. Kingston
Baker's Boat in a Storm on Lake Albert Nyanza .
"A Book of Discovery" by Margaret Bertha (M. B.) Synge
AKKAS, a dwarfish race of Central Africa, dwelling in scattered settlements to the north-west of Lake Albert Nyanza, about lat.
"The New Gresham Encyclopedia. Vol. 1 Part 1" by Various

In news:

The Albert Lea man injured Sunday morning in an explosion in his home on Albert Lea Lake was making an explosive device when the blast occurred, according to authorities.
Dennis Albert Hesse , age 44, of Howard Lake, died Friday, Jan 4, 2008, at the Glencoe Hospital.
Idris Burow, age 84, of Albert City, died March 10, 2011 at the Buena Vista Regional Medical Center in Storm Lake.
Albert was born on July 29, 1925, in Bear Lake, Pa. A son of the late Clarence E and Iva Polly Sechriest.
Meredith and Albert Ernst at their vacation condo on Lake Michigan.
Carleise Elizabeth Scotten of Charlotte, formerly of Burlington, and Albert John DeLuca of Charlotte, formerly of New York, exchanged wedding vows on August 11, 2012 at The Peninsula Club on Lake Norman in Cornelius, NC.
Albert Bierstadt, a Hudson River School artist, portrayed the lake as "a hollow between jagged hills and cascading rocks" in his 1861 landscape "Echo Lake, Franconia Mountains, New Hampshire.".
Troopers say Albert Newton Ball was piloting the plane when it crashed last week and sank in Tikchik Lake about 300 miles southwest of Anchorage.
Trooper Ron Morse and three fishermen, Eric Wilsey, Alan Waldron, and James Parkhurst, rescued 45-year old Albert Merola and his dog from Oneida Lake.