In 1930 Brooke went to Cairo to find several thousand veterans of the Great War – horses of the American, Australian and British forces – that had been abandoned to a life of hard labour. The result was The Warhorse Memorial Hospital.
Giuppi Pietromarchi, photographs by Giulio Pietromarchi
The author, an Italian landscape designer, spent several years living in Rabat and has previously written about the gardens at Ninfa. This book looks at the plants suitable for southern Mediterranean gardens, arranged month by month as they flower. Includes many photographs of the Jardin Majorelle in Marrakech.