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by George A. Henty
Author: George A. Henty
Publisher: Preston-Speed Pubns (July 18, 1999)
Category: Biography and Memoir
Subcategory: Leaders and Notable People
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George Alfred Henty (8 December, 1832 - 16 November, 1902), referred to as G. A. Henty, was a prolific English . Henty wrote 122 works of historical fiction.
George Alfred Henty (8 December, 1832 - 16 November, 1902), referred to as G. Henty, was a prolific English novelist, special correspondent, and Imperialist born in Trumpington, Cambridgeshire, England. He is best known for his historical adventure stories that were popular in the late 19th century. Several short stories published in book form are included in this total, with the stories taken from previously published full length novels. Henty 1832-1902 A Bibliographical Study" by Peter Newbolt.
Chapter I. a virginian plantation. The climate was a lovely one, and their work far less severe than that of men forced to toil in cold and wet, winter and summer.
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Readers are rediscovering G. Henty, the prolific 19th century author of historical adventures, whom George . With Lee in Virginia introduces us to young Vincent Wingfield
Readers are rediscovering G. Henty, the prolific 19th century author of historical adventures, whom George Grant calls "a Victorian literary phenomenon. With Lee in Virginia introduces us to young Vincent Wingfield. Not yet 16, and back in Virginia after four years of school in England, Vincent finds conditions in the South and the country unsettled. Before long, war breaks out and Vincent goes to fight for the South.
In Henty’s words, The Great War between the Northern and Southern States of America . Books related to WITH LEE IN VIRGINIA: A Story of The American Civil War.
He ultimately fights in all the major campaigns of the Northern Virginia Army, is wounded several times, barely escapes from the Elmira Prison, and experiences the courage and devotion of a runaway slave and a black servant.
George Alfred Henty (8 December 1832 – 16 November 1902) was a prolific English novelist and war correspondent. He is best known for his historical adventure stories that were popular in the late 19th century
George Alfred Henty (8 December 1832 – 16 November 1902) was a prolific English novelist and war correspondent. His works include The Dragon & The Raven (1886), For The Temple (1888), Under Drake's Flag (1883) and In Freedom's Cause (1885). G. Henty was born in Trumpington, near Cambridge.
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With Lee in Virginia book. More so than the other Henty books I've read, this one feels like a history book. Henty's work complements that of Ballantyne, who wrote during the same time for the same audience, young men. However, both were so compelling that young women and adults joined in the adventure. Aside from the main plot and the characters involved, the battles and progression of the war sounded like they were simply lifted from a textbook.
The next fortnight passed by without adventure. Hard as the work was, Vincent enjoyed it thoroughly. When on duty by day he was constantly on the move, riding through the forest, following country lanes, questioning every one he came across; and as the men always worked in pairs, there was no feeling of loneliness. Sometimes Ashley would draw together a score of troopers, and crossing the river in a ferryboat, would ride twenty miles north, and, dashing into quiet villages, astonish the inhabitants by the sight of the Confederate uniform.