The Africa House

by Christina Lamb

Publisher: Viking

Written in English
Cover of: The Africa House | Christina Lamb
Published: Pages: 384 Downloads: 104
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Subjects:

  • Biography: general,
  • Gore-Browne, Stewart,
  • Homes and haunts,
  • Zambia
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages384
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7643430M
ISBN 100670877271
ISBN 109780670877270

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Christina Lamb's The Africa House is the bestselling account of an English gentleman and his African dream. In the last decades of the British Empire, Stewart Gore-Brown build himself a feudal paradise in Northern Rhodesia; a sprawling country estate modelled on the finest homes of England, complete with uniformed servants, daily muster parades and rose /5().

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A bestseller in Britain, The Africa House vividly details the life of an English officer and gentleman and his remarkable house and colony in deepest Africa. In the ides of the British Empire, Stewart Gore Browne built himself a feudal paradise in northern Rhodesia, a sprawling country estate modeled on the finest homes in England, complete with uniformed servants, daily muster Cited by: 1.

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