Farewell the Trumpets: An Imperial Retreat

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Harcourt, Brace Jovanovich, Jan 1, 1978 - Great Britain - 576 pages
11 Reviews
"A Helen and Kurt Wolff book " The 3d volume of the author's trilogy; the 1st of which is Heaven's command; 2d, Pax Britannica Includes index Campion Collection.

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Review: Farewell The Trumpets: An Imperial Retreat (The Pax Britannica Trilogy #3)

User Review  - Chris Angus - Goodreads

Jan Morris is a brilliant historian. She traces the decline and fall of the British empire in meticulous, insightful prose. Churchill himself could never truly accept that decline and resisted it ... Read full review

Review: Farewell The Trumpets: An Imperial Retreat (The Pax Britannica Trilogy #3)

User Review  - Peter Ellwood - Goodreads

Outstanding piece of work. It is worth reading for the quality of the prose alone. But, together with its two companion volumes, it also gives an authoritative account of a period of history that is ... Read full review

Contents

Victories defeats and further tragedies
21
future page
219
New paramountcies in the east
248
Copyright

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About the author (1978)

Jan Morris is a travel writer and historian. Her many books include Hong Kong: Epilogue to an Empire, The Venetian Empire: A Sea Voyage, Conundrum, and Among the Cities.

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