Oportet Vivere

It behoves one to live

Words from a dying empire

These ebooks are personal accounts from the last 50 years of the British Empire. They cover the period from just before the First World War till the 1960's, and the end of empire.

Winnie - her life in Kenya by Marjorie Todd

This book is biography of Winnie, the wife of a civil engineer. Winnie and her husband Frank lived in Kenya togther from 1927 to 1946. This is very much a book about a women's life towards the end of the British empire.

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Memoirs of a Mug by Tom Pond

This autobiography is an amusing account of the life of Tom Pond. It includes anecdotes from 1910 to the 1960's.

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