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Little, Brown, 1938 - British - 321 pages
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User Review  - quiBee - LibraryThing

An innocent abroad, a rural correspondant of "The Daily Beast", William Boot, gets sent overseas to cover the unrest in the African kingdom of Ishmaelia. Apparently, not a totally inaccurate way of ... Read full review

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Mrs Algernon Stitch recommends a reporter called Boot to go to Ishmaelia as newspaper The Beast’s war correspondent. Unfortunately due to a mix up the wrong Boot gets ‘called up’ and leaves behind his ... Read full review


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