The Broadsword and the Englishman Paperback / softback
by R. G. HARMON
Growing up in a devout, middle-class English family in China during the Sino-Japanese war leaves its mark on Bill and sets in place a series of events that leads him to join the war effort as a teenager, go down the coal mines of Wales and to eventually migrate to Australia to start afresh.
But Bill is tortured by his past. A story set against the backdrop of war, the growth of a nation, the betrayal of a father and the influence of good friends, Bill traverses adulthood as a flawed man.
With the support of his loving Welsh wife, Myfanwy, and the influence of his Chinese friends, Bill is forced to face his fears by revisiting the place
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 263 pages
- Publisher: Austin Macauley Publishers
- Publication Date: 30/05/2018
- Category: Historical fiction
- ISBN: 9781788480512
- Hardback from £9.69