Book: Boyd W. «An Ice-cream War»

An Ice-cream War

Millions die on the Western Front but in East Africa a quite different war is being waged - one with little point and which is so ignored that it will carry on after the Armistice because no one bothers to tell both sides to stop. As the conflict sweeps up natives and colonials, so those left at home and those fighting abroad find themselves unable to escape the tide of history bearing down on them.

Формат: Мягкая бумажная, 396 стр.

ISBN: 9780241970751

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