The Horses Didn't Come Home. The last great cavalry charge in history took place at Beersheba in the Sinai Desert in It was Australian soldiers and horses that took part in, and won, this amazing, unexpected, unorthodox victory.
Flora's comfortable life is turned upside down when she is in Cairo, and a hospital visit thrusts her into the realities of World War I. She is soon transporting injured soldiers and helping out exhausted nurses - managing to fall in love along the way.
The gang was Mickey's idea. We'd heard the rumours – rats were coming in off the ships and spreading disease. Then the government started offering tuppence a rat, so we decided to get stuck in. But we hadn't counted on someone getting sick.