It was the year 1936: a time of recession and unemployment although my family’s poor situation was exacerbated by my father’s recurrent bouts of insane behaviour following meningitis. He was a Master Compositor at the time and worked for a leading West Country daily newspaper. Depending upon his particular mood-swings and my tantrums my father would exhibit boisterous behaviour.
Published: September 18, 2018.
Nonfiction » History » War
In this work the author presents an argument that the Empire of Germany, created by Count von Bismarck in 1871 subsequent to Prussia’s defeat of France, was presented in the year 1899 with an opportunity to supplant Great Britain as the world’s leading power.
At last, you, the reader, will discover Squire John Ferrour’s experiences in his adopted country, England, being a natural born Frenchman. You will recall how he entered into our story during the unauthorised raid into the Cite of Limoges by the miners led by Captain Tyler.