Tim Jeal is also the biographer of Henry Morton Stanley (National Book Critics' Circle Award in Biography and Sunday Times Biography of the Year 2007), and Robert Baden-Powell, which (like Livingstone) was chosen as a Notable Book of the Year by the New York Times and the Washington Post. In 2011 his Explorers of the Nile was a New York Times Editor's Choice and a BBC Radio 4 Book of the Week.
"[An] impressive, revealing, and well written biography. . . . [Jeal] adds new layers to his subject's character." David Gilmour, "New York Review of Books"--David Gilmour"New York Review of Books" (12/06/2007)"