Free french audio book downloads The Defence of Duffer's Drift

The Defence of Duffer's Drift

The Defence of Duffer's Drift

by Ernest Dunlop Swinton

Publisher: CreateSpace Publishing
ISBN: 9781497592520
Pages: 50
Format: pdf, ePub, mobi, fb2
File size: 2 Mb
Date posting: 2021-05-06
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"Any fool can get into a hole."-Old Chinese proverb. "If left to you, for defence make spades."-Bridge Maxim. I felt lonely, and not a little sad, as I stood on the bank of the river near Duffer's Drift and watched the red dust haze, raised by the southward departing column in the distance, turn slowly into gold as it hung in the afternoon sunlight. It was just three o'clock, and here I was on the banks of the Silliaasvogel river, left behind by my column with a party of fifty N.C.O.'s and men to hold the drift. ...