Dying in 1868, soon after completing a history of the Cossack wars, Dwa lata dziejow naszych (" Two Years of Our History").
The general term used for clothing is kapra, lata or luga.
The Kebbi flows west, and soon after leaving Tuburi passes through a rocky barrier marked by a series of rapids and a fall at Lata of 165 ft.
He ascended the Kebbi and discovered the Lata Fall, continuing up the river to its point of issue from Tuburi.
Save for the porterage round the Lata Fall the whole journey from the mouth of the Niger to Lake Chad was made by water.