1509826777
Hardback:The African Queen / C.S. Forester.:2017 Hardback The African Queen / C.S. Forester.
The African Queen / C.S. Forester.
Author: Forester, C. S. (Cecil Scott), 1899-1966,
Publication year: 2017
Format: Hardback
Publisher: Macmillan Collector's Library
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 1509826777 9781509826773 (hbk.) :
Notes:
A hardback edition of this classic tale, it features an introduction by the award-winning author and journalist, Giles Foden. Central Africa, 1914; Rose Sayer, a thirty-three year-old English woman, is left alone when her missionary brother dies. Her only route out is aboard The African Queen, a steam-powered launch captained by Cockney mechanic, Charlie Alnutt. Determined to do her bit for the war effort and to avenge her brother, Rose persuades Charlie that they should attack the German gunboat, the Knigin Luise. And so begins a most unlikely alliance and love affair, as Charlie and Rose venture down the treacherous Ulanga river encountering danger and adventure at every turn.This beautiful Macmillan Collector's Library edition of The African Queen by C. S. Forester features an introduction by the award-winning author and journalist, Giles Foden.Designed to appeal to the booklover, the Macmillan Collector's Library is a series of beautiful gift editions of much loved classic title
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