Brothers in War by E. V. Thompson
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Brothers in War
By E. V. Thompson

Brothers in War

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Brothers in War by E. V. Thompson

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1915: Ben Retallick is asked by a War Office friend to provide two traction engines for a secret expedition attempting to take two gunboats overland from Cape Town to Lake Tanganyika - more than 3,000 miles - to wrest control of the lake from the Germans. He sends engines with young Ruddlemoor as the driver, who meets a Portuguese East African nurse and takes her side against a group of white racist south Africans. Meanwhile Antonia St Anna is influential in having Ben released, when he is arrested on circumstantial evidence provided by a business rival and accused of being pro-German. In Brothers in War, E. V. Thompson returns to his acclaimed Retallick saga, immersing the family in the upheaval of the First World War and, through them, creating a captivating tale of love and war, loyalty and betrayal, loss and adventure that weaves its way from Cornwall to the uncharted territory of the depths of Africa - and an eventful conclusion in Cornwall once more.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780751536188
ISBN-10: 0751536180
Format: Paperback
(178mm x 108mm x 27mm)
Pages: 416
Imprint: Sphere
Publisher: Little, Brown Book Group
Publish Date: 7-Jun-2007
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - E. V. Thompson

E. V. Thompson was born in London and spent nine years in the Navy before joining the Bristol police. He moved to Hong Kong, then Rhodesia and had over 200 stories published before returning to England to become a full-time award-winning writer.

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