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Echoes from the Past

(The first book in the Brigandshaw Chronicles series)
A novel by


Two best friends divided by war. Can an Englishman and an Afrikaner carve out an existence for their families in the savage bush?

South Africa, 1887. Son of a tyrannical English sea captain, Sebastian Brigandshaw loves his childhood sweetheart and his country. But before he can marry, his cruel father banishes him and his broken heart to the British South African colonies. With the beauty of the backcountry and the goodwill of local Afrikaner Tinus, Seb builds a new life despite the threat of another Boer War on the horizon.

Ignoring the tensions threatening their land, Seb and Tinus grow close, determined to create a life on a farm with their two families. But as hostilities open between the Boers and the British, war places the devoted friends on opposite sides.

Can Seb and Tinus's friendship survive the brutal conflict, or are they destined to fight to the death for their countries?

Echoes from the Past is the first book in the gripping Brigandshaw Chronicles historical fiction series capturing the beautiful untouched wilderness of Southern Africa. If you like friendships battling against all odds, rich settings, and history-come-to-life, then you'll love Peter Rimmer's captivating saga.

Buy Echoes from the Past to embark on a harrowing journey of love today!

Genre: Historical

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Paperback Editions

January 2015 : USA Paperback

Title: Echoes from the Past (The Brigandshaw Chronicles)
Author(s): Peter Rimmer
ISBN: 1-5056-0917-8 / 978-1-5056-0917-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
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January 2015 : UK Paperback

Title: Echoes from the Past: The Brigandshaw Chronicles Book 1
Author(s): Peter Rimmer
ISBN: 0-9957561-2-0 / 978-0-9957561-2-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Kamba Limited
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU   

Kindle Editions

January 2015 : USA, Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition

Title: Echoes from the Past (The Brigandshaw Chronicles Book 1)
Author(s): Peter Rimmer
Publisher: Kamba Publishing
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU