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Farewell The Trumpets

An Imperial Retreat

Jan Morris


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Other Editions of This Title:
Compact Disc, Abridged (3/6/2012)
MP3 CD (6/7/2016)
Compact Disc (3/6/2012)


This concluding volume brings readers up to the death of Winston Churchill in 1965. "Morris has written an unorthodox masterpiece...[a] book filled with superb studies of battles, ceremonies, landscapes, confrontations and, above all, characters" (New York Times Book Review). Index. A Helen and Kurt Wolff Book

Mariner Books, 9780156302869, 576pp.

Publication Date: May 19, 1980

About the Author

Jan Morris (1926 - 2020) served as an intelligence officer with the 9th Queen's Royal Lancers, studied at Oxford University, and was a reporter for the Times and the Guardian before launching into a successful career as a novelist, history author, and travel writer. Her books include Last Letters from Hav, Fifty Years of Europe, Conundrum, Hong Kong, Oxford, The World of Venice, and Farewell the Trumpets.