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War in the Garden of Eden - Kermit Roosevelt

It was at Taranto that we embarked for Mesopotamia. Reinforcements were sent out from England in one of two ways either all the way round the Cape of Good Hope, or by train through France and Italy down to the desolate little seaport of Taranto, and thence by transport over to Egypt, through the Suez Canal, and on down the Red Sea to the Indian Ocean and the Persian Gulf. The latter method was by far the shorter, but the submarine situation in the Mediterranean was such that convoying troops was a matter of great difficulty. Taranto is an ancient Greek town, situated at the mouth of a landlocked harbor, the entrance to which is a narrow channel, certainly not more than two hundred yards across. The old part of the town is built on a hill, and the alleys and runways winding among the great stone dwellings serve as streets. As is the case with maritime towns, it is along the wharfs that the most interest centres. During one afternoon I wandered through the old town and listened to the fisherfolk singing as they overhauled and mended their nets.

Author: Roosevelt, Kermit
Publisher: https://www.tradebit.como
Illustration: N
Language: ENG
Title: War in the Garden of Eden
Pages: 00292 (Encrypted EPUB)
On Sale: 2010-09-15
SKU-13/ISBN: 9782819901037
Category: History : Military - World War I
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