Results 1-3 of 10
But the Boers are a stiff - necked race and Engelbrecht was a Boer of the Boers .
One of my predecessors who was A . G . A . Hambantota in 1906 reported to the
Government that Engelbrecht was living in the greatest poverty and squalor and ...
One day Engelbrecht shot a she - bear and then found a small bear cub in the
grass nearby . He took the cub and reared it . He had a small Sinhalese boy who
drove his bullock cart and the bear became passionately devoted to the boy .
Just after dawn next morning , we went out with Engelbrecht in order to give i
Hodson a chance to shoot a deer or possibly a bear or leopard . We were
walking slowly in single file , Hodson in front with his rifle , near the rocks when a
What people are saying - Write a review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Jenney - LibraryThing
In the feudal society of Ceylon "I felt that there was some depth of happiness rather than pleasure, of satisfaction, . . . which the western world is losing or has lost." (p 158) Judgments such as ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - robertsgirl - LibraryThing
This is the second book Leonard Woolf wrote of his life. He is a graceful author, and a sensitive man. Good look into an aristocratic young britisher and his growing up. Read full review