Farewell the Trumpets: An Imperial Retreat

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Harcourt, Brace Jovanovich, Jan 1, 1978 - Great Britain - 576 pages
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"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)

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A beautiful tour of the British empire and a summary of the last decades of its history. The prose is less beautiful then that of its prequel in the Pax Britannica series, 'The Climax of Empire' which ... Read full review

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

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Thoroughly enjoyed this book; I like the unostenatious familiarity that Morris employs in her description of the places and people involved in the dissolution of the empire. It affirms my belief that ... 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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