It’s that time of year again and Morrisons are selling “minced pies”. Presumably some kind of convenience food aimed at the time-poor shopper, like pre-mashed potatoes. And yet as far as I could see these were completely intact. Most puzzling.
Whatever Happened to Tanganyika?The place names that history left behind (Portico/Anova Books, ISBN 190603205X hb and 1906032416 pb) is now out in (a) paperback (b) the USA (c) hardback again and (d) French translation.
What they said
“Brings a wry attitude and a historically rich perspective … delights in his material” [Wall Street Journal]
“Un petit livre délicieux” [Valeurs actuelles]
“A real gem” [Times of India]
“Entertaining” [Fish Matters, Stockholm]
“Could have been a good stocking-filler” [Tanzanian Affairs, 1 January]
“Too many whimsical and quirky tales” [Geographical magazine]