Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Poet Under a Soldier's Hat” as Want to Read:
Poet Under a Soldier's Hat
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Poet Under a Soldier's Hat

really liked it 4.0  ·  Rating Details ·  1 Rating  ·  1 Review
An historical biography of a British Officer during the last years of the Raj. Few people are still alive who can remember the British Empire. The author's father, Hugh Rose, served as a British Officer with the Gurkhas in India, and also with the Political and Foreign Service in the Hadramat, Iran and North West Frontier. She found the facts and details in his diary too ...more
Paperback, 360 pages
Published April 1st 2013 by Quillrunner Publishing LLC
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Poet Under a Soldier's Hat, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Poet Under a Soldier's Hat

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-2)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
Nigel Hey
Aug 23, 2013 Nigel Hey rated it really liked it
Poet Under a Soldier’s Hat (Quillrunner Publishing, 2013) does not have the kind of title that makes me instinctively reach for my wallet. Shame about the title, because this biography is well worth reading. Imagine soldiering in Helmand and Waziristan, with postings in the Himalayas, Egypt, Aden, and other parts of that terribly torn part of the map, starting ninety (90) years ago!

Hugh Rose was a British soldier when Britain ruled the Indian subcontinent and parts of the Middle East prior to th
...more
Hannah
Hannah marked it as to-read
Aug 07, 2015
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »

Share This Book