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The Outpost

Blue and Old Gold - Stories of the Rhodesian Police

Published: Howard Timmins, Cape Town, 1953

Edition: First

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A Selection of Stories from the Outpost, the Regimental Magazine of the British South Africa Police. Published by Permission of the Commissioner of Police Brigadier J. Appelby.

Brown cloth with crest in blue to front and titles to the spine. A very good copy with 199 pages. Pictorial dust jacket. Map of Southern Rhodesia as end papers.

From the inside flap: Over the years many fascinating accounts have appeared in the Regimental Magazine The Outpost of the adventures which have befallen members of the Force and this book contains the cream of this material  - material that often reads like fiction, but is authentic in every detail. You can read, for instance, of the Killarney Gold Case, of Kusekwenya's prophecy, of murders, witch-craft..... unusual adventures with lions, crocodiles, elephants etc.

  • Jacket Condition: Good
  • Binding Condition: Very good
  • Overall Condition: Very good
  • Size: 19 x 25 cm
  • Sold By: Mantis Books
  • Contact Person: Charl Yates
  • Country: South Africa
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Telephone: 0833219905
  • Preferred Payment Methods: EFT & Paypal
  • Trade Associations: AA Approved

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