Witness To The Last Years of the Raj

Ronald (Ronnie) Perkin recalls his memories of the closing years of the British Empire and to the events leading up to it as far as he personally was concerned. After passing out from Sandhurst he joined the Indian Army and fought in many campaigns including the Eritrean, the Western Desert, the Tunisian and Italian campaigns…


Genre: Autobiography, Indian history, Librario, Military History, Non-fiction
Subjects: Indian Army, Malay Regiment, Punjab, Punjab Boundary Force, Rhodesia

Frogs In The Well

Leslie Mallam was born in 1895 and served both within the British and Indian armies. But it was his expertise as an administrator in the Indian Political  Service for which he is remembered today. Leslie Mallam served in the 28th Punjabis in Waziristan, the 2nd Bengal Lancers and fought with the 27th Light Cavalry during…


Genre: Biography, History, Librario, Non-fiction, World history
Subjects: 27th Light Cavalry, Bengal Lancers, Deacon of Eckington, Diocese of Worcester, Frontier Province, Humayan Khan, India, Indian Political Service, Leslie Mallam, North West Frontier, Pakistan, Partition, Pathan, Punjab, Waziristan