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Brave Island
Author R.L. Spittel & Christine Wilson
ISBN 9789558892152
Publisher Sooriya Publishers, 2003. First Edition - 1966
Size 145 x 222mm, 224pp
Weight 350
Our Price Rs. 500.00
This is a story of war and adventure in old Ceylon. The book is in two parts. The first deals with the heroic resistance of the Portuguese in the fortress of Colombo against the overwhelming besieging forces of the Hollanders. The second part has for its mise en scene the Gulf of Mannar during a pearl fishery with its disastrous sequel so realistically described.


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