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Review: The Thirty Nine Steps - John Buchan

Series: Richard Hannay 1

My version: Paperback
Genre: Fiction Spies, Britain
Publisher:
Vintage
First published: 1915
Bought

From the cover:

May 1914. Britain is on the eve of war with Germany. 706 more words

Fiction

Book Review: “Bandit Mentality”

This article was written by David Page, who has retired from policing and teaches an intelligence module for a Masters in a very different field, fraud investigation, at Coventry University. 979 more words

Defence

Rhodesia: The Colossus of Southern Africa

The Modern Wars of Africa are some of the bloodiest and racially divided of the 20th century and no nation exemplified those traits quite like Southern Rhodesia, an autonomous nation under the control of the British Empire. 605 more words

Britain

A Book Review: The Father Daughter War by Jennifer Armstrong

At the time that I began reading this book, a lot was going on in my life, and I didn’t have the time to get fully immersed and give it the attention it deserves. 490 more words

Anecdotes And Observations

Zambia

(THIS ARTICLE IS COURTESY OF THE ‘CIA FACT BOOK’)

Zambia

Introduction The territory of Northern Rhodesia was administered by the South Africa Company from 1891 until it was taken over by the UK in 1923. 3,761 more words

Economics

Unrecognized States in Africa

Post-war juridical sovereignty has been hell of a drug. For a region with a lot of weak states and so-called “artificial borders” Africa has seen almost no substantial revision of state boundaries or the creation of new states (and not for lack of irredentist and secession movements…) 67 more words

Africa