The Knysna Castaways
Historical romance novel
by Ian Uys
The beautiful English castaway finds romance with her rescuer, only to have their bliss shattered as British invaders pursue them into the rugged Swartberg mountains.
The origins of Knysna and the arrival of George Rex, reputed son of George Ill, provide a rich background tapestry of the troubled times between the American Revolution and the second British occupation of the Cape. Battles, romance, intrigue and heroism build up to a thrilling climax in this saga of the infant Cape Colony.
Set in the Cape Colony in 1800 (Currently approximately the Western Cape Province,South Africa)
Ian is a descendant of Knysna's first settler of 1770. He attended Muir College in Uitenhage and then served in the Air Force Gymnasium. He graduated from the University of Cape Town with a B Comm and also captained its boxing team. He was Selected as South Africa's first Commerce exchange student where he worked and studied in the USA then returned to qualify as a chartered accountant.
He lives with his family in Knysna.
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