Three Months' Leave in Somali Land, Being the Diaries of the Late Captain J. C. Francis (Hardcover)

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Three Months' Leave in Somali Land, Being the Diaries of the Late Captain J. C. Francis (Hardcover)

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Between 1892 and 1895, Captain J.C. Francis served in Somalia as part of the British military contingent, tasked with establishing order and safeguarding British interests in the region. This book comprises his personal diaries from this period, providing a vivid and gripping account of life in a strange and dangerous land. Through his observations and experiences, Francis offers a unique perspective on British colonialism, the complexities of Somali society, and the challenges of military life in a hostile environment.

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Product Details ISBN: 9781019858455
ISBN-10: 1019858451
Publisher: Legare Street Press
Publication Date: July 18th, 2023
Pages: 104
Language: English