The Broken Road

The Broken Road

by A. E. W. Mason

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Overview

It was the Road which caused the trouble. It usually is the road. That and a reigning prince who was declared by his uncle secretly to have sold his country to the British, and a half-crazed priest from out beyond the borders of Afghanistan, who sat on a slab of stone by the river-bank and preached a djehad. But above all it was the road-Linforth's road. It came winding down from the passes, over slopes of shale; it was built with wooden galleries along the precipitous sides of cliffs; it snaked treacherously further and further across the rich valley of Chiltistan towards the Hindu Kush, until the people of that valley could endure it no longer.

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ISBN-13: 9780368278310
Publisher: Blurb
Publication date: 05/01/2020
Pages: 144
Product dimensions: 8.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.31(d)

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