The Africa House: The True Story of an Englishman and His African Dream

The Africa House: The True Story of an Englishman and His African Dream

by Christina Lamb
     
 

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It is 1912 in Africa, and a rich young man goes to Northern Rhodesia and creates an idyllic English style of life. But life changes with the political scene in the 1960s and 70s and tragedy hits the family.

Overview

It is 1912 in Africa, and a rich young man goes to Northern Rhodesia and creates an idyllic English style of life. But life changes with the political scene in the 1960s and 70s and tragedy hits the family.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780670877270
Publisher:
Penguin Books, Limited
Publication date:
06/24/1999
Pages:
384

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Meet the Author

Christina Lamb is a bestselling author, inspirational speaker and an award-winning journalist who is currently Foreign Correspondent for The Sunday Times. Lamb is one of Britain’s leading foreign correspondents, she was awarded an OBE by the Queen in 2013. Her books include I Am Malala which she co-authored with Malala Yousafzai, Farewell Kabul, Africa House, and The Sewing Circles of Herat.

Brief Biography

Hometown:
London, England and Estoril, Portugal
Date of Birth:
May 15, 1965
Place of Birth:
London, England
Education:
M.A., Politics and Philosophy, Oxford University, 1987

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