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Issue Details: First known date: 2014... 2014 The Cunning Man
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'Firozpore, The Punjaub, December 1845: a man, a woman, a war

'The Seikhs, the last unconquered state in India, and the East India Company are on the brink of war, a war that embroils a man and a woman.

'Sergeant Major Nelson Mansergh, Bengal Horse Artillery, is given the job of searching the Punjaub for a conspiracy among the Company’s European soldiers. Julia Bracken, his unrequited love, becomes caught up in his quest for the Cunning Man.

'Mansergh’s search culminates on the battlefield of Feroz’Shah. His journey spans friendship, romance, loyalty and betrayal, exploring the hidden world of the European soldiers who created Britain’s Indian empire.' (Publication summary)

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Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Canberra, Australian Capital Territory,: Bobby Graham Publishers , 2014 .
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      Extent: 360p.
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      • Published 25 October 2015
      ISBN: 9780987404183

Works about this Work

Fictorians : Historians Who ‘Lie’ about the Past, and Like It Christine de Matos , 2015 single work criticism
— Appears in: TEXT Special Issue Website Series , April no. 28 2015;
Raj Against the Sikhs Ross Fitzgerald , 2015 single work column
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 28 February 2015; (p. 20)

— Review of The Cunning Man Peter Stanley , 2014 single work novel
Raj Against the Sikhs Ross Fitzgerald , 2015 single work column
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 28 February 2015; (p. 20)

— Review of The Cunning Man Peter Stanley , 2014 single work novel
Fictorians : Historians Who ‘Lie’ about the Past, and Like It Christine de Matos , 2015 single work criticism
— Appears in: TEXT Special Issue Website Series , April no. 28 2015;
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