The Englishman S Boy

Author: Guy Vanderhaeghe
Publisher: Grove Press
ISBN: 9780802144102
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He didn't know what a dead Englishman required in the way of a leave-taking so
he sat back down on the hard chair with his hands on his knees and sang "
Amazing Grace" to the naked white body, the aubergine face and yellow eyelids.
Going through the deceased's effects he was surprised to find so little real money
, only forty-five dollars in gold coin. He had heard Dawe say a line of credit was
arranged for him at LG, Baker Company, but a dead man couldn't draw cash nor
goods ...

Samurai William

Author: Giles Milton
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
ISBN: 0374706239
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Samurai William is the fascinating story of a clash of two cultures, and of the enormous impact one Westerner had on the opening of the East.