By John Ure
Again within the day while males have been males and Britain governed the realm, the 2 nice international powers went face to face over regulate of primary Asia - from the Caucasus to Kabul. This used to be the level of open conflict but additionally espionage, subterfuge and reckless event. Following on from the derring do of "Shooting Leave," John Ure tells the tale of British squaddies, missionaries and mercenaries, horse investors and opportunists who travelled to make their identify within the nice online game. compliment for" capturing Leave" 'Extremely pleasing ... merits to be a shock Christmas bestseller.' Robert Harris. 'Gripping stuff.' Peter Hopkirk. 'Anyone with purple blood in his or her veins might be stirred by means of those tales
The excellent read.'