About this book
A new book from the acclaimed writer and journalist, which tells the untold stories of the young women who went out to India in search of marriage during the British Raj. Known as the Fishing Fleet, they had a rollicking good time, and threw themselves into a hectic social scene. Once married, however, they often found themselves isolated and lonely. From the author of "Debs At War" and "The Viceroy's Daughter", which are also reissued this month.
The untold stories of the young women who were sent to India in search of marriage
|WEIDENFELD & NICOLSON|