This Is The Entwined Story Of Three Victorians Two Of These Men Were Brothers Sir Samuel Baker, The Irrepressible Explorer And Valentine Baker, Reckoned To Be The Leading Cavalry Officer Of The British Army Before Disgrace Overwhelmed Him The Third Is The Troubled Charles Chinese Gordon, Murdered By The Mahdi S Forces In Khartoum Imperial Vanities Is An Adventure Story In The High Tradition, Ranging From The Upper Nile, To Ceylon, Egypt And The Slave Markets Of The Balkans
See this thread for information. He read English at Cambridge Since 1973 he has written for a living as a radio and television playwright and a documentary film maker He is also the author of several acclaimed biographies A Monkey Amongst Crocodiles, Imperial Vanities and The Nightmare of a Victorian Bestseller.
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- Imperial Vanities
- Brian Thompson
- 22 September 2018 Brian Thompson