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Heaven's Command

CD - unabridged
(16 CDs)
Product Number: CX1147
Released: 01 Jul, 2011
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781407484075
Narrator(s): Roy McMillan
Publisher: W F Howes
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Description

In this celebrated work she vividly evokes every aspect of the 'great adventure', ranging from ships and botanical gardens to hill stations and sugar plantations, as she subtly traces the impact of empire on places as diverse as Sierra Leone and Fiji, Zululand and the Canadian prairies. Informative, accessible and entertaining, Heaven’s Command, takes us from the crowning of Queen Victoria in 1837 to the Diamond Jubilee in 1897.

Author(s): Jan Morris
Genre: Classics, History
Imprint: Naxos Audiobooks
Original Publish Date: 01 Jul, 2011

Professional reviews

"'How many professional historians can write books that give so much pleasure? This is a book planned by an architect, fitted together by a craftsman, and polished by a cabinet-maker.' THE SUNDAY TIMES"

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