|注意：||First vol. of the author's trilogy, the 2d of which is officers and gentleman, and the 3d, the end of the battle.|
|奖励：||James Tait Black Memorial Prize for fiction, 1952.|
|描述：||342 p. 20 cm.|
|内容：||Sword of honour --
Apthorpe gloriosus --
Apthorpe furibundus --
The first book in the author's trilogy about war, religion and politics focuses on Guy Croughback, a 35-year old divorced Catholic, and Apthorpe, an eccentric African. Together they make quite a team.