The Life of Gordon (Complete)

The Life of Gordon (Complete)

by Demetrius Charles Boulger
     
 

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In the year 1881 I told General Gordon that I contemplated describing his career as soon as I had finished writing my "History of China." His laughing reply was: "You know I shall never read it, but you can have all my papers now in the possession of my brother, Sir Henry Gordon." My history took a very long time to write, and the third volume was not published until

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In the year 1881 I told General Gordon that I contemplated describing his career as soon as I had finished writing my "History of China." His laughing reply was: "You know I shall never read it, but you can have all my papers now in the possession of my brother, Sir Henry Gordon." My history took a very long time to write, and the third volume was not published until April 1884, when General Gordon was hemmed in, to use his own words, at Khartoum.

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ISBN-13:
2940016738444
Publisher:
Library of Alexandria
Publication date:
06/13/2013
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Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
672 KB

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