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The Tribe That Lost Its Head

The Tribe That Lost Its Head Here is Nicholas Monsarrat s sensational new best seller the story of white settlers at the outpost of civilization of a native tribe that returns to its ancient unspeakable rituals of an island that

  • Title: The Tribe That Lost Its Head
  • Author: Nicholas Monsarrat
  • ISBN: 9780330400206
  • Page: 203
  • Format: None
  • Here is Nicholas Monsarrat s sensational new best seller the story of white settlers at the outpost of civilization of a native tribe that returns to its ancient, unspeakable rituals of an island that erupts in a savage blood bath.

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    1. This long novel was the #8 bestseller in 1956. Set on a fictitious island off the west coast of Africa, it is a story of trouble between the British Empire and the natives on the island, which Great Britain has ruled for 100 years.Troubles have erupted before because just about anything can set off the natives who become savage and violent. This time the catalysts are the death of the tribe's chief, the return of the chief's son from England where he has been getting an education and the descent [...]

    2. One of those books that you read with a horrible fascination because it makes you cringe to be British. British Colonial life may have had some things going for it in a rather paternalistic way, but it could regard "The Natives" as if they were very immature children. And the Press!!

    3. "The Tribe That Lost Its Head" and MacKinlay Kantor's "Andersonville" are the most difficult and distressing books I have ever read. So intense and so graphic.This book was the first in a series of two. In 1968 he wrote "Richer Than All His Tribe".From Fantasticfiction about "The Tribe That Lost Its Head":Five hundred miles off the southwest coast of Africa lies the island of Pharamaul, a British Protectorate, governed from Whitehall through a handful of devoted British civilians. In the south o [...]

    4. Very odd book. Some embarrassingly bad patches. Characters a bit wooden. Interested to see newspaper scribblers of 50-60 years ago were almost as disgustingly biased and mischievous as they are today. Not for PC-whipped readers. Sorta sad in a way that the type of English patriot that Monsarrat was is today as dead as the Dodo - nothing to be proud of now, of course: Just a nation of hustlers & slobs. Also, I guess the dedicated civil servants of that era have TOTALLY disappeared. Book is to [...]

    5. I enjoyed the writing style of this book; despite being written more than half a decade ago, it was humorous and straightforward. His critique of American stereotypes actually sounded pretty timely, even today. I also found it fascinating to read about colonialism and racism from the perspective of someone from an earlier time. It started a bit slow, but the story developed to have a very tense (painful at times) atmosphere that kept me reading right through to the end.

    6. This book made a deep impression on me as a young woman in the 1960's. But I could only bring myself to read it once.It made me admire Monsarrat as a brilliant author unafraid to dig deep, even though I was utterly revulsed. I cannot say I enjoyed it, which is why I have only rated it a 3, but it is a "must" for any student of the dark side of human nature.

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