|01-25-2010, 10:49 AM||#1|
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Alabama, USA
Device: HP ipac RX5915 Wife's Kindle
Mason, A.E.W.: The Broken Road. V1.25 Jan 2010
Alfred Edward Woodley Mason (7 May 1865 Dulwich, London - 22 November 1948 London) was a British author and politician. He is best remembered for his 1902 novel The Four Feathers.
It was the Road which caused the trouble. It usually is the road. That and a reigning prince who was declared by his uncle secretly to have sold his country to the British, and a half-crazed priest from out beyond the borders of Afghanistan, who sat on a slab of stone by the river-bank and preached a djehad. But above all it was the road - Linforth's road. It came winding down from the passes, over slopes of shale; it was built with wooden galleries along the precipitous sides of cliffs; it snaked treacherously further and further across the rich valley of Chiltistan towards the Hindu Kush, until the people of that valley could endure it no longer.
|Thread Tools||Search this Thread|
|Thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|Action Mason, A.E.W.: The Summons. V1. 27 Jan 2010||crutledge||ePub Books (offline)||0||01-27-2010 03:25 PM|
|Action Mason, A.E.W.: The Four Feathers. V1. 26 Jan 2010||crutledge||BBeB/LRF Books (offline)||2||01-27-2010 12:30 PM|
|Action Mason, A.E.W.: The Broken Road. V1.25 Jan 2010||crutledge||Kindle Books (offline)||0||01-25-2010 10:52 AM|
|Action Mason, A.E.W.: The Broken Road. V1.25 Jan 2010||crutledge||BBeB/LRF Books (offline)||0||01-25-2010 10:51 AM|
|Action Mason, A.E.W.: The Broken Road. V1.25 Jan 2010||crutledge||ePub Books (offline)||0||01-25-2010 10:46 AM|